Get Instructions Step

The Get Instructions step gets ChangeMan ZMF change package instructions.

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 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 use for logging in 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: 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.

Other optional properties:

Property Description
Display Results Selection Dialog Controls whether the information returned from this step is displayed in a dialog box upon successful execution of the containing process, enabling you to select specific information to be used in subsequent process steps. This is set to true by default, and is implicitly required, because without it, there is no way to select the information.