Integrating HCL OneTest Embedded Studio with IBM Rational ClearCase

IBM Rational ClearCase is a configuration management system (CMS) tool providing version control, workspace management, process configurability, and build management. With ClearCase, your development team gets a scalable, best-practices-based development process that simplifies change management – shortening your development cycles, ensuring the accuracy of your releases, and delivering reliable builds and patches for your previously shipped products.

By default, OneTest Embedded offers configuration management support for ClearCase. You can however customize the product to support different configuration management software. When using ClearCase you can instantly control your files from the product Tools menu.

Note   Before using ClearCase commands, select Rational ClearCase as your CMS tool in the CMS Preferences.

Source Control Commands.

For any file in the OneTest Embedded project, ClearCase, or any other CMS tool, can be accessed through a set of source control commands.

Source control can be applied to all files and nodes in the Project Browser or Asset Browser. When a source control command is applied to a project, group, application, test or results node, it affects all the files contained in that node.

The following source control commands are included for use with ClearCase:

Please refer to the documentation provided with ClearCase for more information about these commands.

Source control commands are fully configurable from the Tools menu.

To control files from the Tools menu:

  1. Select one or several files in the Project Explorer window.

  2. From the Tools menu, select Rational ClearCase and the source control command that you want to apply.

To control files from the Source Control popup menu:

  1. Right-click one or several files in the Project Explorer window.

  2. From the popup menu, select Source Control and the source control command that you want to apply.

Related Topics

Working with Rational ClearQuestCMS PreferencesAbout the Tools MenuCustomizing source control tools