Set up ClearCase to merge on UNIX

If you use Functional Tester with ClearCase® on a UNIX® system, you need to set up ClearCase to merge the Functional Tester files correctly.

For ClearCase to properly support merging, set up a link to the Functional Tester type managers.

To set up ClearCase to merge Functional Tester files on UNIX:


Procedure

  1. Open a terminal window on the UNIX system where you installed Functional Tester.

  2. In the terminal widow, type the following to open the directory where you installed ClearCase.
    >cd /  ClearCaseinstalldirectory/lib/mgrs/_ rftdef

    where ClearCaseinstalldirectory is the directory where you installed ClearCase.

  3. Type the following commands to link to the Functional Test type manager:
    > ln -s FunctionalTestinstalldirectory/FunctionalTester/bin/rtmapmerge merge
    >ln -s FunctionalTestinstalldirectory/FunctionalTester/bin/rtmapmerge xmerge

    where FunctionalTestinstalldirectory is the directory where you installed Functional Tester.

    The default installation directory is /opt/IBM/SDP70.


Related concepts

Functional Tester and ClearCase

Related tasks

Set up ClearCase

Set up ClearCase on a Windows server

Set up ClearCase on a UNIX server