Package Factory steps

This class of steps comprises all those concerned with the package factory and the creation and maintenance of the different types of packages and packagers.

Copy Package

This step copies a package from a remote package factory to your local package factory. Be aware that it is imperative that the packager alias for the package type to be copied is already created under section HttpAliases of the HttpProtocolHandler.ini configuration file of the server, for example, PackagerCustom.

Parameter

Description

Package Type

Select the type of the package that is to be copied from the drop-down list.

Package Name

The name of the package to be copied.

Server Port

The corresponding port on the remote device.

Server Name

Enter the name of the server from which the package is to be copied. You may enter in form of the remote device's IP address, for example, 192.1.125.2 or FD43-0-0-0-8C84-4BAD-D413-DD68.ipv6-literal.net , or as its short or long network name.

User Name

Enter into this field a valid user login to log on to the remote device.

User Password

The password corresponding the login specified above. For security reasons the password is only displayed in the form or asterisks (*).

Publish Package to Master

This step publishes a specific package to the master at a specific time which is managed via the package's schedule. The step must be executed on the respective packager.

Parameter

Description

Package Type

Select the type of the package to be published to the master from the drop-down list.

Package Name

Enter into this field the complete name of the package, that is, including the extension, for example, orca.msi . If the package is located in a folder under the packager this folder must also be included in the complete name, that is, database_pkgs/orca.msi .

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