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Status Future consideration
Categories ClearCase
Created by Guest
Created on Jan 4, 2017

Cadence/ClearCase: background polling for pending directory checkins

In the context of the Cadence/ClearCase integration, using synchronous request for mastership (SRFM), it can happen that the request succeeds, but the actual arrival of the mastership is delayed by a major backlog of oplogs to be imported. The current polling mechanism is blocking (it freezes the Library Manager UI).
We propose a polling solution, that does the job in the background. I.e.:
- if the checkin of a directory in the OpenAccess space fails because of missing mastership, then
- for a background process, which will poll at certain intervals, and check in as soon as the mastership arrived
- the timeout period then can be extended to e.g. 24h; in case of timeout, pop up a dialog

Idea priority Medium
RFE ID 99253
RFE Product Rational ClearCase
  • Guest
    Mar 9, 2017

    Although the theme of this request is consistent with our business strategy, it is not committed to the release that is currently under development.