Data sources Tab

This tab defines the list of analyzed files.

Overview

It is unnecessary to define which document creates a requirement (statement) or which document covers a requirement (coverage). The same document can contain both statements and coverages.

Commands

File list

Data source information

The selected files can be edited.

Extraction Modes

Syntax mode

Extraction mode Syntax extracts the requirements using the syntax defined in the Statement tab, see Statement Tab.

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Heading mode

Extraction mode Heading extracts the requirements from the heading numbers. ID are automatically generated.

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Syntax+Full mode

Extraction mode Syntax+Full extracts the requirements using the syntax and all other paragraphs of the document or data source. This mode allows to get the full text for verification and/or coverage.

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Database mode

Extraction mode Database extracts the requirements directly for the table. For an Excel file, the format of [Reqchecker] report is used: a header line with columns names followed by data lines. The column ID is mandatory, other columns are optional. The column order does not matter.

Column list is : DOCUMENT, * ID, POSITION, TEXT, TITLE, VERSION, COVERAGE DOC, COVERAGE POS, COVERAGE STATUS, COVERAGE VERSION.

Other columns can be extracted too if a corresponding custom tag has been created with the same tag as the EXCEL column name, see custom tags definition.

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None mode

Extraction mode None extracts no requirement. The document is only used for coverage definitions.