Network Automation Software We are currently migrating this forum
over to our HelpSystems domain. Please
post all new threads in our new
HelpSystems Community Portal.
Post to the HelpSystems Forum
You are not currently logged on. You must be logged on in order to post. Log on
Or Create a new account
AutoMate Discussion
Decrease font size
Increase font size
Topic Title: BPA is missing the scheduling on holidays
Topic Summary:
Created On: 01/18/2010 08:01 PM
Status: Read Only
Linear : Threading : Single : Branch
Search Topic Search Topic
Topic Tools Topic Tools
View similar topics View similar topics
View topic in raw text format. Print this topic.
 01/18/2010 08:01 PM
User is offline View Users Profile Print this message

Author Icon
JeanDelfosse
Supreme Guru (1000+)

Posts: 8883
Joined: 03/30/2005

In BPA Schedule conditions (triggers) the capability to include/exclude holidays is missing.

Indeed neither the "Interval" drop down box on the "General" tab of the "Schedule Condition" GUI, nor the "Do not trigger" drop down box on the "Exclude dates" dialog shows the "on holidays" option that does exist in Automate 7.

Also in the SMC Options tab, there is no capability to edit holidays (that exist in AM7 System Options).

And BPA's help does not mention the "holiday" word.

While there is a C:\ProgramData\Network Automation\AutoMate BPA Server\Holidays.aho file present.

This looks like the holidays capability was condidered but not implemented.

I don't see any good reason why the BPA schedules can't benefit of the same features as the AM schedules do.

Could N/A tell what it means ?

 Category Survey


-------------------------
Jean Delfosse - Automate Beta Tester
Win7 Pro 64 bits -Win XP Pro SP3 32 bits - AM8, AM7, BPA10, BPA9, BPA8, BPA7, AM6 Enterprise, AM4
 01/19/2010 08:48 AM
User is offline View Users Profile Print this message

Author Icon
Leonard Amabile
HelpSystems

Posts: 5454
Joined: 05/15/2007

Hi Jean,

The .aho file was added for a future revision of BPA. This will be incorporated into BPA as soon as possible.

 Category Survey


-------------------------

Leonard Amabile | Director, Cross Platform Support
AutoMate | InterMapper | Skybot | Divisions of HelpSystems
T: +1.213.738.1700 | F: +1.213.738.7665
 06/20/2011 09:31 AM
User is offline View Users Profile Print this message

Author Icon
SureshDonga
Artisan (200-499)

Posts: 255
Joined: 12/28/2009

Is this feature Available in new bpa8 version? if it is can you help us how to use it?



 Category Survey
 06/21/2011 12:52 PM
User is offline View Users Profile Print this message

Author Icon
Rick Johnson
AUTOMATE EMPLOYEE

Posts: 2757
Joined: 07/14/2008

Hi Suresh,

This will be in the next BPA v8 update.

We are still working on this update, so there has not yet been a release date announced.

 Category Survey


-------------------------
- Rick Johnson
Network Automation
Statistics
18258 users are registered to the AutoMate Discussion forum.
There are currently 0 users logged in.
The most users ever online was 5551 on 01/08/2018 at 11:11 AM.
There are currently 1763 guests browsing this forum, which makes a total of 1763 users using this forum.

FuseTalk Enterprise Edition v4.0 - © 1999-2020 FuseTalk Inc. All rights reserved.

Sitemap Network Automation Software Blog