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Status Future consideration
Categories ClearCase
Created by Guest
Created on Jul 4, 2016

Cadence/ClearCase integration should handle evil twins

As a Cadence Virtuoso user, I want to be able to use Library Manager or the Cadence editor window to check in cellviews (schematic, symbol, layout, ...) without any need to go to the command line. In case an evil twin exists (e.g.: the cellview was already checked in before, but removed with "ct rmname"), the Cadence/ClearCase integration should show a dialog, informing the user about the evil twin situation, and offer the choice to abort the operation, to revive the existing element, or to create the evil twin nonetheless.
An alternative implementation would be to offer a choice in the checkin preferences settings to always either abort, revive or create the evil twin.

Idea priority High
RFE ID 90922
RFE URL
RFE Product Rational ClearCase
  • Guest
    Aug 15, 2016

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