SDE 5.0: SDE-CORE Methods

META OF CONTENTS

Chapter 1 - Introduction


1.1 General Information
1.2 Manual Organization
1.3 Related Documentation
1.4 SDE-CORE Overview

Chapter 2 - SDE System, Product and Project Structure


2.1 SDE System
2.1.1 Versioned Files
2.1.2 Change Request
2.2 SDE Product
2.2.1 Products Available for Several Platforms
2.3 SDE Project
2.4 Relations Between Systems, Projects and Products

Chapter 3 - SDE System and Project Initiation


3.1 System Creation
3.2 Relations Between Systems and Projects
3.2.1 Keeping the Project Work Structure
3.2.2 Development in Groups
3.2.3 Distributing System Configurations on Different Disks

Chapter 4 - Managing System Configuration


4.1 Development/Maintenance Models
4.1.1 Reference Configuration Model
4.1.2 Work Configuration Model
4.1.3 Model Selection
4.2 New System Configuration
4.2.1 New Configuration - Work Configuration Model
4.2.2 New Configuration - Reference Configuration Model
4.2.3 Managing Parallel Configurations
4.3 Preparing Files in the New Configuration
4.3.1 Checking out Files
4.3.2 References to Other Components
4.3.3 System Configuration Building

Chapter 5 - Working in a Project


5.1 Login in a Project
5.2 Using SDE-CORE commands in a Project
5.2.1 SDE-CORE line commands
5.3 Setting a File Version Status
5.3.1 Work Configuration Model
5.3.2 Reference Configuration Model
5.4 Using Version Names
5.5 Using RCS Keywords in Files
5.6 Parallel Changes of One File

Chapter 6 - System Integration


6.1 Maintaining a System Work Configuration
6.2 The Final Integration of a System Configuration
6.2.1 The Work Configuration Model
6.2.1.1 Selecting File Versions
6.2.1.2 Building the System Configuration
6.2.1.3 Freezing the System Configuration
6.2.1.4 Creating a New Work Configuration
6.2.1.5 Establishing a Work Configuration
6.2.1.6 Keeping the RCS Libraries in the Work Configuration
6.2.2 Reference Configuration Model
6.2.2.1 Selecting File Versions
6.2.2.2 Building the System Configuration
6.2.2.3 Freezing the System Configuration
6.2.2.4 Creating a New Configuration
6.2.2.5 Defining the Final State of a Configuration

Chapter 7 - Change Request Support


7.1 Change Request File
7.2 CR directories
7.3 Managing CRs
7.3.1 CR Manager
7.3.2 Registering Changes in CRs
7.3.3 CR State
7.3.4 Checking CRs against Changes in the System
7.4 Managing CRs for several Systems
7.5 Moving CRs between System Configurations
7.6 Relation between CRs and PMRs

Chapter 8 - Managing SDE Products


8.1 Product Creation
8.2 Product Definition Files
8.2.1 Copying Files to a Product Release
8.3 Delivering a Product Release
8.4 Checking Product Consistence

Chapter 9 - Managing Internal Patches


9.1 Managing Patches in the Development Environment
9.2 Patches in the Development Environment
9.2.1 Patch Directory Structure
9.2.2 Commands for the Patch Installation into the Product Version
9.3 Patch Delivery

Chapter 10 - Motif User Interface


10.1 SDE Control Panel
10.2 Command Encapsulation