Approve Step

The Approve step approves a ChangeMan ZMF change package.

The last approver initiates the deployment or installation of the package into production. The installation may be scheduled or set to manual. If it is set to manual, the package installation job is submitted as soon as the last approval is given.

Required connection properties:

Property Description
Host Address The TCP/IP host name or number of the LPAR of the ZMF subsystem to which to connect.
Port Id The TCP/IP port ID for the ChangeMan ZMF subsystem to which you want to connect.
User Id A TSO user ID or SERNET/ZMF trusted user ID that can login on behalf of other users.
Password A TSO password or SERNET/ ChangeMan ZMF password.

Optional connection properties:

Property Description
Login As User Id The user ID to login to ChangeMan ZMF by the trusted user ID.
Login As Current DA User Use the currently logged in Deployment Automation user ID to login to ChangeMan ZMF, even if a user ID is specified in the Login As User Id field.
Web Service Timeout Interval

Timeout interval in minutes for the ChangeMan ZMF web service call. The default value is 5.

Note: You should set this to a higher value if your requests time out. Use this in conjunction with filters to limit the amount of data returned.

Other required properties:

Property Description
Package Name

The ChangeMan ZMF change package name.

Approver Entity

The ChangeMan ZMF approver entity.

Other optional properties: None