Review changes for update and deliver to a project

Review the changes to be applied when you update a work area from a project or deliver changes to a project. You can:

  • Review the changes between a work area and a project.

  • Override the default selections.

  • Resolve conflicts.

    Field Description Rules and guidelines

    Toolbar

     

     

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    Compare

    Compare the file in the work area with the item file in the repository.

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    Hide Unchanged

    Display folders and item files that have the Change Type Unchanged.

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    Hide Ignored

    Display folders and item files that have the Resolution Ignored.

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    Merge

    Merge the work area file changes with the changes in the repository.

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    Ignore

    Ignore the selected file or folder.

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    Use Local

    Use the version of the selected file or folder in the work area.

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    Use Repository

    Use the version of the selected file or folder in the repository.

    Files and Folders Area

    Change type

    The type of change that has occurred between the work area and the repository, for example, Addition.

     

    Resolution

    The action to be applied to the change, for example, Accept.

     

    Defaults tab Use this tab to specify default options for the changes.

    Comment

    Add a comment for new item revisions created in the repository.

     

    Relate to request(s)

    Select requests to be related In Response To new item revisions created in the repository.

     

    Design part for new files

    The part specification for the owning design part for new items created in the repository

    Only displayed if new items are to be created.

    Permissions after Deliver

    The permission given to the files in the work area after they have been delivered to the repository.

    Select Make read only or Keep unchanged.

    Permissions after update

    The file permissions after they have been copied to the work area.

    Select Make read only or Make writable.

    Apply date/time of

    Apply the timestamp to files that are copied to the work area.

    • Repository item: apply the repository timestamp to the files in the work area.

    • Current system: apply the current date and time to the files in the work area.

    Expand substitution variables

    Expand item header substitution variables when a file is updated in the work area.

    Item headers are only expanded if the item type Enable item header substitution is set in the Administration Console.

    Options tab Use this tab to override the default options for the selected files or folder.

    Comment

    Add a comment for new item revisions created in the repository.

     

    Requests

    Select the request(s) to be related to a file or folder being delivered to the repository.

     

    Item Specification

    The specification for a new item.

    Only displayed if a new item is to be created.

    Item type

    The item type to be assigned to a new item.

    • Only displayed if a new item is to be created.

    • Accept the default or select another item type from list.

    Format

    The file format for a new item.

    Only displayed if a new item is to be created.

    Design part

    The part specification for the owning design part for new items created in the repository

     

    Only displayed if new items are to be created.

    Permissions after Deliver

    The permission given to the files in the work area after they have been delivered to the repository.

    Select Make read only or Keep unchanged.

    Permissions after update

    The permission given to files after they have been copied to the work area.

    Select Make read only or Make writable.

    Properties tab Use this tab to view the details of a selected file or folder.

    Details

    A description of the change or conflict.

     

    Local item specification

    The item specification from which the file in the work area originated.

     

    Repository item specification

    The item specification of the file in the repository.

     

    Originator

    The user who created the item revision in the repository.

     

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