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Knowledge Collection: Renaming UCM Objects

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Question

Is there a collection of knowledge which provides links to a selection of documents that are available on the topic of Renaming Objects in IBM Rational ClearCase UCM?

Cause

Having the different references on to how to rename ClearCase UCM Objects do not exist in a single source outside of this technote.

Answer


Renaming a Project VOB (PVOB)

How to rename a ClearCase UCM Project VOB is the same as renaming a base ClearCase VOB, which is documented in technote 1124390.
Renaming a UCM Project

How to use the command line syntax, cleartool rename, and the graphical user interface, Project Explorer, to rename a ClearCase UCM Project, see technote 1122744.

Note: The name of UCM projects, streams and folders (in Project Explorer) cannot contain spaces. See technote 1130055 for more details.
Renaming a UCM Stream

If the branch is getting renamed, then see technote 1134819 for Branch and label rename post checklist.
Renaming a UCM Component

How to use the command line syntax, cleartool rename, and the graphical user interface, Project Explorer, to rename a ClearCase UCM Component, see technote 1135064.

Technote 1144219 provides directions for Renaming the VOB tag of a UCM Component.

Note: Although the VOB tag can be renamed, the actual Component root directory in a Multiple Component VOB cannot.


Renaming a UCM Activity

How to change the name of a ClearCase UCM activity from the graphical user interface or command line interface. See technote 1123180.


Cloning a UCM Baseline

How to create a copy of a UCM baseline created prior to the latest baseline for a stream. See technote 1395663.

Renaming a Baseline does not change the label type name

Why does renaming an ClearCase UCM Baseline not rename the corresponding label type?

See technote 1251401.

Document information

More support for: Rational ClearCase
UCM

Software version: 7.0, 7.0.1, 7.1, 7.1.2, 8.0, 8.0.1

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, IRIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 1261006

Modified date: 16 March 2011


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