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SystemAdmin
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Pinned topic Error getting while merging .

‏2013-01-29T14:40:23Z |
Hi ALL,

I am getting below error while merging file /main/bps/fxare.C to current branch (/main/sol10_mig/LATEST) .

ct mkelem -c "merging the elements to default" fxare.C
  • Trigger: Error:

ERROR: You are trying to create an Evil Twin.
Element "tpsblock.C" already exists. It resides
in version /project/cds/src/common/appl/deal/.@@/main/ft_asaudsso/locmkt/sol10_mig/bps/1 of the current directory.
cleartool: Warning: Trigger "pre_modifyelem" has refused to let mkelem proceed.
cleartool: Error: Unable to create element "fxare.C".

or) Please let me know how to add the 'br1' branch element into br2 branch with same name .

Regards
MM
Updated on 2013-01-29T20:17:03Z at 2013-01-29T20:17:03Z by brcowan
  • pdubovitsky
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    Re: Error getting while merging .

    ‏2013-01-29T15:52:07Z  in response to SystemAdmin
    Hi,

    Somebody who applied this trigger to the VOB would be a good point of contact on the issue.

    Pavel
    • SystemAdmin
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      Re: Error getting while merging .

      ‏2013-01-29T16:12:10Z  in response to pdubovitsky
      pdubovitsky wrote:
      > Somebody who applied this trigger to the VOB would be a good point of contact on the issue.

      Indeed. You could teach him/her how to remove it.
      ct lock -obs trtype:...
      
      Updated on 2014-03-26T13:43:39Z at 2014-03-26T13:43:39Z by iron-man
  • brcowan
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    Re: Error getting while merging .

    ‏2013-01-29T20:16:17Z  in response to SystemAdmin
    It also looks like the trigger is doing something odd, the error message references one name and the mkelem references another. Is it possible that "tpsblock.C" was once called "fxare.c"?

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    Brian Cowan
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    • brcowan
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      Re: Error getting while merging .

      ‏2013-01-29T20:17:03Z  in response to brcowan
      Oh, one other thing, if you are using mkelem, you aren't merging... You're creating a new element. Are you really sure you want to do that?

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      Brian Cowan
      Advisory Software Engineer
      ClearCase Software Advisory Team (SWAT)
      Rational Software
      IBM Software Group
      550 King St
      Littleton, MA 01460

      Phone: 1.978.899.5436
      Web: http://www.ibm.com/software/rational/support/