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ClearCase

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Allow the startup behavior of ClearCase Doctor to be set at install time

By default the CC doctor runs at startup. For enterprise wide installs of CC this is not necessary. Allowing a response file to have the desired CC Doctor start-up behavior pre-set would be helpful for enterprise wide installs.
over 1 year ago in ClearCase and ClearQuest / ClearCase 0 Future consideration

improve rcleartool performance

Find a solution to speed up rcleartool execution, for example by reusing the same java environment. When sitting in rcleartool shell, the first command is slow (because of java overhead) but subsequent commands are faster.Unfortunately "rcleartool...
almost 6 years ago in ClearCase and ClearQuest / ClearCase 0 Future consideration

Create no-GUI install option for Unix hosts.

Hosts used in ClearCase "build farms" are often created without the GUI-specific ClearCase prerequisites (motif, X, GTK, etc.) to speed startups and reduce disk space needed -- particularly when the "build farm" hosts are increasingly virtual mach...
over 1 year ago in ClearCase and ClearQuest / ClearCase 0 Future consideration

CTE plugin should check version of CC full client

The CTE Eclipse plugin should check the CC full client version (installed on the same workstation) and give a warning if it's different.
about 6 years ago in ClearCase and ClearQuest / ClearCase 0 Future consideration

Provide query language option to locate objects protected by a given rolemap

If you are trying to clean up VOB ACLs and remove rolemaps, you cannot remove a rolemap while it still protects objects. There is currently no non-trivial way to locate objects protected by a given rolemap.
over 1 year ago in ClearCase and ClearQuest / ClearCase 0 Future consideration

Support for System Security Services Daemon since NSCD is deprecated on RHEL7.*

Use of NSCD is deprecated on RHEL 7.* -- when CCv8.0.1 is installed on such a system, use of cleartool and multitool generates an errorand may or may not finish proply - unless NSCD is installed and running.
over 6 years ago in ClearCase and ClearQuest / ClearCase 0 Future consideration

A space between -I option and the path makes the build occur an error in omake depending on the command line length

When build using omake with VS, a space between -I option and the path makes the build occur an error by command line length.The underlying problem is that the C compiler is not treating the line ending in the response file as whitespace, but rath...
over 3 years ago in ClearCase and ClearQuest / ClearCase 0 Not under consideration

2FA for clearcase

Implement 2-Factor Authentication when connecting to a CCRC server. This should be based on SAML, OpenID or Azure AD and is not related to smartcard.
over 1 year ago in ClearCase and ClearQuest / ClearCase 0 Future consideration

Built-in data integrity checks for ClearCase data

Dear IBM/Rational support, We need a new feature to ensure the integrity of ClearCase data, especially for source containers. We have found out that even very simple manipulations of source containers are NOT detected by the available checks (dbch...
almost 7 years ago in ClearCase and ClearQuest / ClearCase 0 Future consideration

inter-project deliver should ignore RO components

Inter-project deliver should skip any component that is read-only in both source and destination projects. Currently the deliver will fail with that error: There are changes from the source stream "Project02_Int"'s foundation in component "CompA"....
almost 2 years ago in ClearCase and ClearQuest / ClearCase 0 Future consideration