Tag: DiscoverReplicas

The DiscoverReplicas action, along with a set of SetParam child actions, lets you automate the Discover Replicas process in replicationEZ.


<DiscoverReplicas>
	<SetParam Field="FirstDegreeConnectionsOnly" Value="False"/>
	<SetParam Field="CreateChartAtEndOfProcess" Value="True"/>
</DiscoverReplicas>
XML

SetParam Options

Field NameCompatible Field ValuesValue DescriptionComment
FirstDegreeConnectionsOnly

CreateChartAtEndOfProcess

True/False

True/False

N/A

N/A

TransitionNodesFormat



DateAndTime

DateOnly

TimeOnly

None

N/A

N/A

ApplyLastUsedFilters

ShowExcludedServers

PreFilterTransitionDates

HideTransitionBefore

True/False

True/False

True/False

Date in compatible YYYY/MM/DD format

N/A

N/A

Detailed Description

Each option that is found within the 'Discover Replicas Options' and the 'Discover Replicas Chart Options' dialog boxes is available to be set through a corresponding SetParam Field.

<SetParam Field="FirstDegreeConnectionsOnly" Value="False"/>
<SetParam Field="CreateChartAtEndOfProcess" Value="True"/>


<SetParam Field="TransitionNodesFormat" Value="DateAndTime"/>
<SetParam Field="ApplyLastUsedFilters" Value="True"/>

Example Script

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<ytriaAutomation Application="replicationEZ" ApplicationVersion="16.5" Console="true">
	<Load Server="ACME01/ACME" Partial="True">
		<Load Database="mail\jdoe.nsf" Select="True"/>
	</Load>
	<Select Target="Grid" lines="all"/>
	<DiscoverReplicas KeepAlive="True">
		<SetParam Field="FirstDegreeConnectionsOnly" Value="False"/>
		<SetParam Field="CreateChartAtEndOfProcess" Value="True"/>
		<SetParam Field="TransitionNodesFormat" Value="TimeOnly"/>
	</DiscoverReplicas>
</ytriaAutomation>
XML

In the script above, the mail database "jdoe.nsf" will be loaded into the main grid; this will be the only row in the grid. All rows in the main grid will be selected and the Discover Replicas function will be launched using the DiscoverReplica action. All degrees of connections will be included, the Transition Nodes Format option will be set to 'Time Only', and a chart will be created at the end of the process.