ClearCase Environment “How do I” covers things such as:

  Installation and patching of ClearCase - including silent install, patching, uninstalling, etc...

  Plugins & integrations for ClearCase - Eclipse, ClearCase Automation Libraty (CAL), etc...

  Virtualisation – support policy

  The Interop environment between Windows and UNIX – usernames & groups, VOB & View creation in, SaMBa configuration, issues, CLEARCASE_GROUPS, etc...

  General ClearCase environment – firewalls, . (dot) files, temporary files, services, magic files, ASP .net framework, name conventions, clearmenuadmin, cache files, etc...

  ClearCase scheduler – using without NIS, groups and, etc...

  Anti-virus software and ClearCase – recommendations, etc...

  Server processes – lockmgr (redundancy in v7) & new vob_almd_params file, stopping and starting (windows & remotely), etc...

  ClearCase Registry – commands requiring the registry password, etc...

  The Multi Version File System (MVFS) layer – understanding, debugging, flushing the cache, etc...

  LDAP and Active Directory services – issues, etc...

  Shell access – understanding, etc...

  Upgrading and compatibility – issues, etc...

  Network Attached Storage devices - root permissions and, chown_pool & chown_container, etc...

  Storage – default location for Views on windows, etc...

  .NET issues – understanding etc,...

  Regions – Tags, etc...

  Email – configuring, etc...

  Problems and Issues - “The Evil twins” , eclipsed files, protectvob and, etc...

ClearCase Utilities “How do I” covers things such as:

  Licensing - Clearlicense & lsclient, etc

  ClearCase doctor – disabling, etc...

  Export and Import tools – clearfsimport, CCImportWizard, Perforce migration, etc...

  Database Utilities - dbcheck, countdb, string_report, vista_errors, rgy_upgrade, etc...

  Permissions - issue resolution, fixprot, etc...

  xclearcase - issues – setup, view executed commands, etc...

  Report Builder – Using, etc...

  Scheduler – notify utility, recreating, etc...

  Clearmake & omake -  tracing, etc...

  Server processes – using albd_list, etc....

  Merge tool – functionality, etc...

  CtCmd module – 64-bit usage, etc...

  Troubleshooting – using wireshark to resolve problems, etc...

  General – utility scripts, etc...

ClearCase methods “How do I” covers things such as:

  AdminVOB – removing hyperlinks, converting to, etc...

  Merging – removing graphical merge arrow, copying, etc...

  Checkout/in – recursive, etc...

  Types – removing labels recursively, etc...

  Builds – avoid checking errors during, etc...

  Symbolic links – checking out in dynamic views, etc...

  NAS Devices  - moving VOBs between hosts, etc...

  Utilities – identifying binary characters in text files, handling binary files, etc...

  Config specs – variations, etc...

  Registry – removing defunct uuid references, etc

  ncaexported – setting up, etc...

  lost+found – emptying using pattern matching, etc...

  Data exchange with IBM Rational – preferred method, etc...

ClearCase VOBs “How do I” covers things such as:

  Elements – identifying by oid, source container, etc...

  Triggers – copying, ACL’s, applying, etc...

  Types & Type manager  – magic files, type manger, restoring elements, etc...

  Links - hard links, etc...

  VOB database – 2GB database files limit, reducing the size of string file, etc...

  Storage - .(dot) identify file, renaming VOB storage, VOB tags, etc...

  Backup& restore – about file system snapshots, etc...

  ClearCase commands – rmname and checkouts, etc...

  Scripts & utilities – changing ownership of all objects in, listing locked, last time VOB accessed, etc...

  Limitations – of storage, etc...

  Problems & Issues – VOB symbolic link issue, etc...

  Addendums – to: mkvob –nremote_admin, etc

ClearCase Views – “How do I” covers things such as:

ClearCase Views - How do I covers ClearCase View specific issues:

  Permissions – changing of, locking, read-only views, adding groups, etc...

  Storage – renaming, regenerating, restoration, etc...

  Environment – shells, removing –uuid, xclearcase, . (dot) files, copying files, msdostext_mode, lsview –age, etc...

  Config Spec – understanding, default configuration, etc...

  Snapshot views – read only attribute, view root, regeneration, etc...

  View private – removing unreferenced, lsprivate issues, etc...

  Problems and Issues – references that no longer exist, could not copy data, etc...

ClearCase UCM “How do I” covers things such as:

  Projects - adding components to, etc...

  Components – creating rootles components, copy between, removing, etc...

  Baselines – creating identical, removing member baseline, etc...

  Activities – determining dependent, dependencies, tec...

  Steams – issues, prevent user creating, etc...

  Techniques – removing object, elements, etc

  Troubleshooting – template, ucmutil, etc...

ClearCase MultiSite “How do I” covers things such as:

  Interfaces – Web console, etc...

  Shipping – shipping orders, target VOBs, ms_rtn directories, etc...

  Packets – size, fragments, encryption, etc...

  Epoch Numbers – changing and resolving issues, etc..

  Mastership – element, reqmaster, ACL, etc...

  Replicas – issues, incompatibility, etc...

  Oplogs – Calculating disk space used by, etc..

  Access Control Lists – setting, etc...

  Types – global definitions, avoiding naming conflicts, etc...

  Feature Levels – understanding, etc...

  Storage – replacing storage containers from, etc...

  Synchronisation – mode and, etc...

  Environment – MultiSite port requirements, etc...

  Utilities – multisiteinfo.pl script, etc...

  Problems & Issues -

ClearQuest “How do I” covers things such as:

Installation – silent installs, client for Eclipse, etc...

Environment – default ports, etc...

Databases – moving and renaming, etc...

Schemas – export and import, etc...

Designer – copying and pasting list view elements, etc...

State Transistion Matrix – Modifying, state types & state transition, etc...

Records – history.action_timestamp, etc...

Audit Trail Package – using and disabling, etc...

LDAP – ClearQuest support,etc...

Security groups - setting requiredness field to mandatory, etc...

Queries – creating – export and import, etc...

Charts and reports – run ClearQuest web, etc...

Crystal Reports – alignment issues, etc...

Problems & issues – LDAP, e-mail, etc...

ClearQuest MultiSite “How do I” covers things such as:

Job Scheduler – setting up to handle ClearQuest packets, etc...

Mastership – changing between sites, etc...

Replicas – changing hostname for a replica database, etc...

Audit trail package – understanding, etc...

Code page – changing, etc...

Firewalls – setting up, etc...

Problems & Issues – rmreplica, etc...

ClearCase and NAS devices “How do I” covers such things as:

  Root permissions – when using NAS devices, etc...

  chown_pool/chown_container  - linux support for, etc...

  protectvob – running on NAS devices, etc...

  view_server processes – failure to start on NAS device issue, etc..

ClearQuest Web “How do I” covers things such as:

Logging  on, etc...

Perl hooks and, etc...

The IBM Rational “How do I” covers things such as:

  License key management – how to get the license keys, etc...

  Eclipse support – getting IBM Rational support, etc...

  VMware support - support policy, etc...