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When does clearcase show conflict while merging two files ?

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While merging files, sometimes clearcase show non-conflict and conflicting merge. How does clearcase identify those things ?

posted Sep 3, 2014 by Neelam

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Its not just with clearcase but true with any version control system. Its because of three way merge say for example you have a element A and you created the branch/element B from A and then merge then you will not face any conflict or merge issue.

Not support you created B from A and someone else created C from A and both of you have done the changes in the same line then merge will find a conflict when you merge B to C. Hope this makes the doubt clear how its been identified.

answer Sep 4, 2014 by Salil Agrawal
Thanks Salil.
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