Editing an element

If you use IBM® Rational® ClearCase® Remote Client for source control of your test assets, you can edit a project element that is in Rational ClearCase Remote Client.

About this task

You can edit any of the elements within the versioned object base (VOB). An element can be a functional test project, a functional test script, an object map, a test datapool or Java file.


  1. Check out the element that you want to modify.

    If you start to edit an element without checking it out, the Check Out dialog box opens. Check out the element, and then edit it.

  2. Edit an element by completing any of these operations:
    • Modify a script
    • Edit an object map
    • Customize a script template
    • Add data to a test datapool
  3. Save the file that you modified.
  4. Check in the file.