ClearCase Lock Action

   

Use this action to lock one or more elements in a VOB.

 

For full details of the lock command, see the ClearCase manual page (type cleartool man lock.)

 

The Lock Action comes in to forms: Lock (Paths) and Lock (Objects.) The (Paths) form chooses the elements to lock via ClearCase Pathnames, while the (Objects) form uses the object selector.

 

 

clearcase_lock

 

Replace any existing locks

 

The action will fail if an element is already locked and this option is unchecked.

 

Lock and mark as obsolete

 

Obsolete elements are no longer used in the VOB.

 

Allow the following users...

 

Locks can provide access control by allowing only certain users to modify the locked contents.