Archive

These Plugins enable you to archive Assets in Ooyala Flex.

When you create an Action there is an extensive list of plugin types to choose from, for example Archive, Ingest, Transcode, and so on. The complete list of plugin types for Actions are as follows:

Archive

Default Archive

This Plugin provides a rudimentary

archive function. It simply moves a file to a different Folder and flags the Asset as archived. This Plugin can be extended to support archiving into proper archiving solutions.

Properties:

Table 1.
Field Value Explanation
Icon Plugin icon
Sub-type Archive Sub-type of this Plugin
Classification Capacity Classification of this Plugin
Deployment Internal Whether the plugin is deployed inside Ooyala Flex or within another product
Supports Configuration Whether this Plugin supports configuration
Supports Scripting Whether configuration supports Scripting
Scripting Context job, asset, event * What Ooyala Flex Objects can be referenced from within the Scripting context. * Note the Event Object is only visible in the context of an Action running in an Event Handler.
Undo Action   The Action required to undo this Action
Redo Action   The Action required to redo this Action
Timeout   Whether or not to select a timeout
Auto retry   Whether or not to select an automatic retry
Compatibility 5.x What versions of Ooyala Flex this Plugin works for
Lifecycle Stable Maturity of this Plugin (Experimental, Unstable or Stable)

 

Configuration:

Table 2.
Field Field Type Mandatory Multiplicity Description
Folder Resource Resource (Folder)   The output file(s) will be placed in the specified Folder Resource
Filesystem Path string   The output file(s) will be placed in the specified server filesystem location

VFS Archive

This Plugin provides a VFS archive function. It simply moves a file to a different Folder and flags the Asset as archived. This Plugin can be extended to support archiving into proper archiving solutions.

Properties:

Table 3.
Field Value Explanation
Icon Plugin icon
Sub-type Archive Sub-type of this Plugin
Classification Capacity Classification of this Plugin
Deployment Internal Whether the plugin is deployed inside Ooyala Flex or within another product
Supports Configuration Whether this Plugin supports configuration
Supports Scripting Whether configuration supports Scripting
Scripting Context job, asset, event * What Ooyala Flex Objects can be referenced from within the Scripting context. * Note the Event Object is only visible in the context of an Action running in an Event Handler.
Undo Action   The Action required to undo this Action
Redo Action   The Action required to redo this Action
Timeout   Whether or not to select a timeout
Auto retry   Whether or not to select an automatic retry
Compatibility 5.x What versions of Ooyala Flex this Plugin works for
Lifecycle Stable Maturity of this Plugin (Experimental, Unstable or Stable)

 

Configuration:

Table 4.
Field Field Type Mandatory Multiplicity Description
Folder Resource Resource (Folder)   The output file(s) will be placed in the specified Folder Resource
Target VFS Location Complex 0..1 The Virtual File System location for the imported media file to be copied to.
Protocol Resource   Protocol for accessing the location
Hostname String   Hostname for accessing the location (mandatory except for file, s3, google or dropbox protocols)
Port String   Port for accessing the location (mandatory except for file, s3, google or dropbox protocols) (#)
Path String   Path for accessing the location (absolute path starting with / except for ftp, sftp, ftps which are relative to the User's home directory)
Username String   Username for authentication (not required for file protocol)
Password String   Password for authentication (not required for file, s3, google or dropbox protocols)
Key String   Key for authentication (only applicable to s3, google and dropbox protocols)
Secret String   Secret for authentication (only applicable to s3, google and dropbox protocols)
Token String   Token for authentication (only applicable to google and dropbox protocols)
Bucket String   Only applicable to S3 protocol
Private Key File File   Only applicable for SFTP certificate authentication

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