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Category: "Clearcase"

It's simple you can just merge main\LATEST into your private branch...

April 24th, 2012
Everyone keeps saying "It's simple you can merge [Clearcase] main\LATEST into your private branch" but I'm pretty sure that almost no one understands what this involves. In fact several people have spoken to me with problems relating to just that. more »

Recursive directory check-in using Clearcase

February 10th, 2011
It’s one of those fiddly things to recursively check-in an entire directory structure under Clearcase, and each time I do it I have to remember how. So I’m putting it into my long term memory here! Move to the parent directory of the… more »

Finding which files are on a clearcase branch without a label

January 25th, 2010
The clearcase reports that come out of the box only let you find out the files that have changed between 2 labels. What if you haven’t applied the other label yet, or you are writing release notes and the official labelling hasn’t taken… more »

Checking in a directory structure under Clearcase

September 21st, 2009
In order to have an effective build environment we must check-in all the resources needed to build the project from scratch; this includes support libraries and support applications. For example one of my projects arrives as an installable deliverable,… more »

Finding my clearcase checkins between 2 dates

June 26th, 2009
The cleartool has many facets, one of which is find. The syntax of clearcase’s version of find is similar to that of GNU’s find with a couple of clearcase additions that allow you to search specific clearcase attributes. It is beyond the… more »