Category Archives: Perforce

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 users. In the P4V admin gui I can see both myself and my partner as users, and in the P4V gui I can see all… Read More »

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. You want to know, as soon as possible, whether the the code that you just checked into the source control is breaking anything or not.… Read More »

P4 shelve

rajeshkumar created the topic: p4 shelve Store files from a pending changelist in the depot, without submitting them. Shelving is the process of temporarily storing work in progress on a Perforce Server without submitting a changelist. Shelving is useful when you need to perform multiple development tasks (such as interruptions from higher-priority work, testing across… Read More »

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 sync here in my workspace. Could you please let me know the command for this? mnanjala replied the topic: Re:Find perforce Label info from Workspace… Read More »

Command Line to Sync Perforce Code

rajeshkumar created the topic: Command Line to Sync Perforce Code Hi, if you are workspace and client is setup successfully, you can use following command to sync the perforce code in your clientSpec p4 -p :1666 sync //depot/branch1 Regards, Rajesh Kumar Twitt me @ twitter.com/RajeshKumarIn rajeshkumar replied the topic: Re:Command Line to Sync Perforce Code… Read More »

Release and license information in Perforce

rajeshkumar created the topic: Release and license information in Perforce Perforce servers are licensed according to how many users they support. Licensing information is contained in a file called license in the server root directory. The license file is a plain text file supplied by Perforce Software. Without the license file, the Perforce server limits… Read More »

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 is active 2. Create checkpoints regularly, and 3. Use p4 verify regularly 4. Versioned files A checkpoint is a snapshot or copy of the database… Read More »

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 database can be recreated with your stored checkpoint and journal. it can at least provide a general guideline for recovery from the two most common… Read More »

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 automatic creation of users 4. Cleaning up files left open by former users B. Administrative operations 1. Setting the server security level 2. Obliterating files… Read More »

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 & p4 in /usr/local/bin 2. Give permission such as chmod +x p4 & chmod +xp4d 3. Create Perforce ROOT directory such as P4ROOT=/usr/local/p4_directory 4. Give… Read More »