General SCM Interview Questions and Answers

The previous chapters outlined the state of CM technology from the standpoint of a spectrum of concepts underlying automated CM, and from the standpoint of the reflection of some of…

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Perforce command line only showing local users/cha

rajeshkumar created the topic: Perforce command line only showing local users/cha Perforce command line only showing local users/changelists/workspaces, but P4V shows all We are using P4 for free with two…

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Continuous Build Integration using Perforce and Hudson

scmuser created the topic: Continuous Build Integration using Perforce and Hu Continuous Build Integration using Perforce and Hudson A little background The basic premise of Continuous Build Integration is simple….

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Find perforce Label info from Workspace

scmuser created the topic: Find perforce Label info from Workspace Hi, I have perforce workspace which is synced with p4 label specification. i want to know which label has been…

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How to Backup Perforce Server

rajeshkumar created the topic: How to Backup Perforce Server How to Backup Perforce Server Regular backups of your Perforce data are vital. The key concepts are: 1. Make sure journaling…

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Recovery Procedures in Perforce

rajeshkumar created the topic: Recovery Procedures in Perforce If the database files become corrupted or lost, either because of disk errors, a hardware failure such as a disk crash, the…

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Basic Perforce Administration

rajeshkumar created the topic: Basic Perforce Administration Basic Perforce Administration A. User maintenance tasks 1. Resetting passwords 2. Creating users / Deleting users / Setting user access 3. Disabling the…

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Perforce Server Installation and Configuration

rajeshkumar created the topic: Perforce Server Installation and Configuration p4d – Perforce Server p4 – Perforce Client p4win – Perforce Windows Client Install P4 Server in Unix 1. Copy p4d…

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Perforce Password strength defined

scmuser created the topic: Perforce Password strength defined Certain combinations of server security level and Perforce client software releases require users to set “strong” passwords. A password is considered strong…

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Perforce password (P4PASSWD) invalid or unset.

scmuser created the topic: Perforce password (P4PASSWD) invalid or unset. Hi, I am trying to loginb perforce using command line using following command… p4 -p -u Abinash_Misra sync //depot/branchname/… but…

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Can’t cobbler writable file issues in Perforce

rajeshkumar created the topic: can’t cobbler writable file issues in Perforce Hi, I often get this issues in perforce client can’t cobbler writable file But when do force sync this…

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Error while deleting perforce users

scmuser created the topic: Error while deleting perforce users Hi, I am deleting perforce user using following command… p4 user -d -f Ani but i got some error message such…

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Ways to Pass Password in Triggers file in Perforce

rajeshkumar created the topic: Ways to Pass Password in Triggers file in Perforce Option 1 If your Perforce server is set to security level 2 or lower you can have…

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rsync in perforce

scmuser created the topic: rsync in perforce I have to replicate my perforce server to remot location.. I am trying somthing different this time of not using p4 prox but…

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Run perforce Server as a Service

rajeshkumar created the topic: Run perforce Server as a Service Run perforce Server as a Service OR boot automatically when system restart Template of p4d file under /etc/init.d ======================================== #!…

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Create a perforce Branch bases on Label

scmuser created the topic: Create a perforce Branch bases on Label Hi, Can you tell me how to create a Perforce Branch based on perforce label? rajeshkumar replied the topic:…

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Perforce Lable using changelist number or Date/time

scmuser created the topic: Perforce Lable using changelist number or Date/time Hi, I am trying to create a label using Perforce specific change list number or depends on Data and…

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Need innovative Idea in Perforce Server Administration

scmuser created the topic: Need innovative Idea in Perforce Server Administration Hi, I have one scenario and I am looking for solution in Configuration Tools such as Perforce. Can you…

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Open for write: Permission denied in perforce

scmuser created the topic: open for write: Permission denied in perforce While login to perforce server, i got following issues…Any help? -bash-3.00$ ./p4 -p perforceserver:1600 -u scm login Enter password:…

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How to create new group in Perforce.

rajeshkumar created the topic: How to create new group in Perforce. Step 1: Login to perforce server using super account.  p4 -p -u login Step 2: Create a group…

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