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abin

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 14, 2011 4:03 am    Post subject: Difference between options R and S in change man
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Can some one tell the difference between options R and S in changes man screen 1.6.2

Here is the definition from Serena manual.


R Restage component from staging library

ST Stage component into the staging library (S will also work)

But what exactly are the steps happening behind screen for these two options.
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Nic Clouston

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 14, 2011 10:58 am    Post subject:
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Why not try them in batch and look at the generated JCL? But, basically, they are moving components from one set of libraries to another and updating control information.
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dick scherrer

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 14, 2011 10:59 am    Post subject:
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Hello,

If you want more than is in the manual, suggest you open an issue with Serena Support. What you want may be proprietary or they may be willing to provide some kind of detailed explanation.
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 14, 2011 5:21 pm    Post subject:
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R Restage component from staging library

ST Stage component into the staging library (S will also work)
Their meaning is quite explanatory:

If the component is in ChangeMan Package, you make changes, you compile it - process is called "Restage component from staging library" and you use "R".

On the other hand, if the compoent-of-interest is not in Change-Man Package, you brought it in Change-Man Package, you change it and compile it - the process is called "Stage component into the staging library".

By the way the name is Man, Change Man; NOT
abin wrote:
changes man
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 14, 2011 9:30 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Difference between options R and S in change man
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Hello,

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But what exactly are the steps happening behind screen for these two options.
I believe the TS wants more detail than merely what stage/restage accomplish.

Possibly i'm reading more into the question. . .

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Anuj Dhawan

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 15, 2011 8:24 pm    Post subject:
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Hi Dick,

I looked at this line from the TS
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Can some one tell the difference between options R and S in changes man screen 1.6.2
and explained about that. Actually, Nic has already indicated what needs to be done to see what happens under the cover...

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Possibly i'm reading more into the question. . .
I think yes icon_wink.gif
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2011 5:28 am    Post subject:
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Hi Anuj,

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On the other hand, if the compoent-of-interest is not in Change-Man Package, you brought it in Change-Man Package, you change it and compile it - the process is called "Stage component into the staging library".


I do not think this explanation fits into situation, because you apply this function to a componnet already inside the package.

I will try Nic's advise and see what result I get.
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2011 1:05 pm    Post subject:
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Well, I give up!
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