The transition from programmer to the manager is made additionally treacherous by the dramatic difference between what made us successful as programmers and what it takes to successfully manage others. The fact that few programming managers receive management training before they start managing further complicates the transition. Not to mention that the approaches to management—managing people in every role and domain—continue to dramatically evolve. This rapid evolution leaves us bewildered and stranded without an adequate supply of role models to follow.
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With help of Oracle Virtual Box provider, how we can create our own customized vagrant box with in-house tools?
How to Choose the Best Automation Testing Tool and what are the features we have to consider in that tool
I've used Ratiional ClearCase and ClearQuest in the past, but it's been a long time - at least seven years since I used CQ, and probably a decade since I used CC. On a project where we used both, I had them integrated. (I used them enough to refer to them collectively as "ClearWaste".)
I'm currently tasked with evaluating various CM-related suites for where I'm working now, and I'm finding it very confusing to determine just what IBM is currently offering.
I see ClearCase and ClearQuest are still sold. Are they actively supported?
I am looking for the UCM_BLOCK_ACTIVITY trigger for ClearCase and there are lots of referrals to CMCrossroads. Unfortunately, nothing is here. Suggestions?
In CA SCM Harvest Workbench, Version 12. 1..1.141 We face below error while check our or promoted. not always but frequently. what should be done to overcome this issue ? I tried to reinstall PEC in user maching, but it didnt fix. Any solutions ??
E0306003e: Could not connect to Broker: /pt_HBroker://r62dp10/0/haprd5 (Error Code = -307)
Trying to connect to dimensions (10.1) thru desktop client, it throws "Failed to connect to the dimensions Server" error
The trace log is give below
$ cat DMPOOL_root_3014772_20170202T093401.log
DMPOOL 2017/02/02 09:34:01 I P3014772 T1 -service pcms_sdp -user dmsys -dsn [email protected] -min 5 -max 120 -initial 5 -free 5 -idle_timeout 300 -session_timeout 3600 -tracedir /dimensions/10.1/cm/dfs/trace.20150929 -trace
DMPOOL 2017/02/02 09:34:01 T P3014772 T515 bind to port 671, attempt 1
What steps must the CM Manager perform to properly complete a CM project?
Am working in a old project which has many hg subrepos which seems to be problematic. Am planning to remove subrepos and move to main repository. Is there any better approach to do the same or any tools? Also want to maintain the same metadata and not interested to add all subrepo as single commit to main repository.
With the Harvest r12.1 you have to specify a port number when using/installing an agent.
So the question is what port should we be using? I started using 5101.
Only down side I can think of is that my broker couldn’t have an agent on that same port. Currently, the broker’s agent is only used for testing. That’s no loss; I could live without an agent on the broker. I’ve also already opened 5101 on the boxes behind the firewall so by reusing that number I could avoid the inconvenience of opening up another port.
Can you please tell me if there is a CLI way to manually change the attribute "status" from rejected to released state for an object within CM/SYnergy?
I tried to delete "status" attribute. It doesn't even allow me to delete.
I am ccm_admin role.
If I do "ccm attr -s status object_full_name" it does show me a rejected. I need to change it to "released".
I know base model doesn't allow.
But i need to override for some objects with ccm_admin privilege.
I am looking to established a good CM Baseline, and I need some reference material that walks me through successfully establishing and maintaining a good CM Baseline