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  1. Preface
  2. Command Line Programs and Utilities
  3. Installing and Configuring Command Line Utilities
  4. Using the Command Line Programs
  5. Environment Variables for Command Line Programs
  6. Using infacmd
  7. infacmd as Command Reference
  8. infacmd aud Command Reference
  9. Infacmd bg Command Reference
  10. infacmd cms Command Reference
  11. infacmd dis Command Reference
  12. Infacmd es Command Reference
  13. infacmd ihs Command Reference
  14. infacmd ipc Command Reference
  15. infacmd isp Command Reference
  16. infacmd ldm Command Reference
  17. infacmd mrs Command Reference
  18. infacmd ms Command Reference
  19. infacmd oie Command Reference
  20. infacmd ps Command Reference
  21. infacmd pwx Command Reference
  22. infacmd rms Command Reference
  23. infacmd rtm Command Reference
  24. infacmd sch Command Reference
  25. infacmd search Command Reference
  26. infacmd sql Command Reference
  27. infacmd tdm Command Reference
  28. infacmd wfs Command Reference
  29. infacmd ws Command Reference
  30. infacmd xrf Command Reference
  31. infacmd Control Files
  32. infasetup Command Reference
  33. pmcmd Command Reference
  34. pmrep Command Reference
  35. Working with pmrep Files
  36. Deprecated Commands

Import Control Files

Import Control Files

An import control file is an XML file that you use with infacmd commands. The control file filters the objects that infacmd imports from an export file into a domain or Model repository.
An import control file is an XML file that you use with infacmd commands. The control file filters the objects that infacmd imports from an export file into a Model repository.
You can use an import control file with the following commands:
You can use an import control file with the following command:
infacmd isp ImportDomainObjects
Imports native users, native groups, roles, and connections from an export file into a domain. When you specify an import control file for the command, you can complete the following tasks:
  • Filter the objects that you want to import. For example, use the control file to import a specific object type.
  • Configure conflict resolution strategies for specific object types or objects.
infacmd oie ImportObjects
Imports Model repository objects from an export file into a Model repository. When you specify an import control file for the command, you can complete the following tasks:
  • Filter the objects that you want to import. For example, use the control file to import a specific object type.
  • Configure conflict resolution strategies for specific object types or objects.
  • Map connections in the source repository to connections in the target repository.
Dependent Model repository objects may exist in different folders or projects. You must include all dependent objects using folderMap elements in the import control file. Otherwise, the import might fail with an error message because a dependent object does not exist in the target repository.
You can define a conflict resolution strategy through the command line or control file when you import the objects. The control file takes precedence if you define conflict resolution in the command line and control file. The import fails if there is a conflict and you did not define a conflict resolution strategy.
If you define the rename conflict resolution strategy, you can specify a name in the control file for a specific object. Or, infacmd can generate a name by appending a sequential number to the end of the name.
An import control file uses different parameters based on whether you configure the file to import domain objects or Model repository objects.
An import control file uses different parameters based on whether you configure the file to import domain objects or Model repository objects.


Updated April 22, 2019