Adapter Tutorial

Create

Note

While it is not required, it is assumed that any executable code and dependant libraries comprising an adapter have been created.

  1. Navigate to the “Adapters” tab on the sidebar or menu of the developers console
  2. Click + Add Adapter.
  3. Enter the name, architecture, and description for the adapter and click Create.

    Heads Up!

    Adapter names must be unique within a system!


The new adapter will now be displayed in the list of adapters defined within the selected system.

Configure

When configuring an adapter, you can add, modify, and delete adapter files. You can also modify the commands associated with the adapter. Files are optional for storing executable commands and can be downloadable. If you elect to store commands inside of files, a command to execute the file must be provided.

Add New Adapter Files

  1. Navigate to the “Adapters” tab on the sidebar or menu of the developers console
  2. Click on the adapter you want to add the file to

  3. Click on “Setup adapter configuration” under Configuration
  4. Click Files tab on each command
  5. Click Upload
  6. Select one or more files to add and click Open

  7. Click Update Adapter

Additional Files

Additional files can also be added with the ‘Import’ button,

or at the bottom

This is what the Adapter page looks like after files are added:

Delete Adapter Files

Click the Trash Can icon to the right of the file you want to delete

Heads Up!

There is no confirmation dialog displayed when a file is deleted.

When the file is deleted, the switch will automatically set to Command. Any text in Command will remain. Make sure to click Update Adapter to save changes.

Update Adapter Files

Click on Replace to replace the file with a new file or Download to download, edit, and replace with your updated file.
Click Update Adapter