Beginning a New Merge Session
To begin a new merge session in Change Assistant:
Select Tools, Change Actions.
Select Compare/Copy managed Objects or Merge Select Object Types.
Select Begin New Merge Session.
Select your merge databases and merge type and click Next.
Define the merge rules and click Next.
Click merge to start the full database merge.
Selecting Merge Databases
The merge is a 3–way merge, so you must select the parent and child databases for the merge.
Image: Merge Databases page
This example illustrates the fields and controls on the Merge Databases page. You can find definitions for the fields and controls later on this page.
- Merge Session Name
Enter a name for the merge session.
- Parent Database
Select an environment for the parent database.
- Child 1 Database (Target)
Select an environment for the child 1 database.
- Child 2 Database
Select an environment for the child 2 database.
- Add Environment
Click this button to add a new environment. The database configuration wizard will open. See Selecting Application Upgrade Option
- Merge PeopleCode
Select for a PeopleCode merge.
- Merge SQL, XSLT
Select to merge SQL and XSLT
Defining Merge Rules
Use the Merge Configuration page to define how the code will be merged.
Image: Merge Default Rules page
This example illustrates the fields and controls on the Merge Default Rules page. You can find definitions for the fields and controls later on this page.