Make Archive / makearchive (internally is.workflow.actions.makezip)

description

summary

Makes an archive out of the files passed as input. Supports creating zip, tar.gz, tar.bz2, tar, gzip, cpio, or iso archives.

output

Archive

usage

makearchive archivename="string" format=(".zip" | ".tar.gz" | ".tar.bz2" | ".tar.xz" | ".tar" | ".gz" | ".cpio" | ".iso")

arguments


archivename: Text (Docs)

Placeholder: "optional" Allows Variables: true

Accepts a string or text with the text.


format: Archive Format (Docs)

Allows Variables: true

Accepts a string or variable containing one of the options:

  • .zip
  • .tar.gz
  • .tar.bz2
  • .tar.xz
  • .tar
  • .gz
  • .cpio
  • .iso

source json (for developers)

{
	"ActionClass": "WFMakeArchiveAction",
	"ActionKeywords": [
		"make",
		"generate",
		"gzip"
	],
	"Category": "Documents",
	"Description": {
		"DescriptionResult": "Archive",
		"DescriptionSummary": "Makes an archive out of the files passed as input. Supports creating zip, tar.gz, tar.bz2, tar, gzip, cpio, or iso archives."
	},
	"IconName": "Documents.png",
	"Input": {
		"Multiple": true,
		"Required": true,
		"Types": [
			"WFContentItem"
		]
	},
	"LastModifiedDate": "2016-09-23T05:00:00.000Z",
	"Name": "Make Archive",
	"Output": {
		"Multiple": false,
		"OutputName": "Archive",
		"Types": [
			"WFGenericFileContentItem"
		]
	},
	"Parameters": [
		{
			"Class": "WFTextInputParameter",
			"Key": "WFZIPName",
			"Label": "Archive Name",
			"Placeholder": "optional",
			"TextAlignment": "Right"
		},
		{
			"Class": "WFArchiveFormatParameter",
			"Key": "WFArchiveFormat",
			"Label": "Format"
		}
	],
	"Subcategory": "Archives"
}