Creating a Template File in PIA
The automated configuration management framework enables you to create a template file by exporting (downloading) a template from the PIA interface to a network location or computer. The template file is saved with a .txt extension and can be used as an input file when configuring systems using the command line.
Use the Configuration Template Export page to create a text file of the settings and configuration plug-ins of the selected template.
Access the Configuration Template Export page using the following navigation path:
Field or Control
Click to create and save the template file as a text file.
By default, the downloaded file name will be TEMPLATE_NAME.TXT.
|Download Current Config||
Click to create a ”snapshot” of the current configuration. This option enables you to export current configuration values set in the system to a template file.
This option enables you to export current configuration values set in the system to a template file. A product area contains various plug-ins that have properties with set values. This set of plug-ins and property values constitute the configuration of that product, such as Integration Broker, in the environment. Selecting Download Current Config allows you to view the configuration parameters of a plugin as defined within a template.
The snapshot template can be used to:
By default, the downloaded file name will be TEMPLATE_NAME_CurrentConfiguration.TXT.
Note: If the template contains any passwords, the passwords are encrypted.