Patch Downloader utility for Microsoft Windows
The Patch Downloader utility for Microsoft Windows, provided by BMC, uses a configuration file that contains the following information:
- Definition of a proxy server (if one is used)
- Identification of a local, temporary directory on the server that is used by the Patch Downloader utility during download
- Filter definitions which determine the metadata and payload that is downloaded from the Shavlik Technologies website
To run the patch downloader utility, you have the option of using windows_downloader.bat on a Windows machine or windows_downloader.sh on a UNIX machine.
The following topics explain how to build the configuration files and how to use the downloader utility for Windows: