updateExternalData tool to update the external data stored in a snapshot database from the data stored in the
external/data subdirectory of the snapshot directory without rebuilding the entire snapshot database. This is particularly useful when you are experimenting with importing external data into a snapshot database or importing snapshot metadata.
This tool is run from the command line as follows:
updateExternalData tool supports the following flags:
Optional. Output more detailed information about actions. This increases the verbosity to level 4.
Optional. Define the precise level of reporting required where
Optional, defines the location of the
Default: current directory.
|-||-||Optional, used in special cases where you need to allow more than one command to act on a single snapshot concurrently. This flag should not be used unless the support team have advised you to do so.|
Optional, use to update the oldest snapshot for the project configuration defined using the
|-||-||Optional, use to update the most recent snapshot for the project configuration defined using the |
Optional, use to define the
The value is assumed to be defined in 1024-based megabytes unless a unit is specified. Units are case insensitive.
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|Recommended for internal use only.|
|-||Optional, defines the name of the snapshot to update.|
All CSV files stored in the
external/data subdirectory of the snapshot directory are imported into the snapshot database, overwriting any existing external data stored in the snapshot.