New-SCSMManagementPackBundle

New-SCSMManagementPackBundle

Creates a management pack bundle.

Syntax

Parameter Set: Default
New-SCSMManagementPackBundle [-Name] <String> [-ManagementPack] <String[]> [[-Resource] <String[]> ] [-ComputerName <String[]> ] [-Credential <PSCredential> ] [-Force] [-SCSession <Connection[]> ] [-Confirm] [-WhatIf] [ <CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

The New-SCSMManagementPackBundle cmdlet bundles individual management packs and their resources together to createa management pack bundle.

Parameters

-ComputerName<String[]>

Specifies a computer with which to establish a connection. The computer must be running the System Center Data Access service. The default value is the computer for the current management group connection.

Valid formats include a NetBIOS name, an IP address, or a fully qualified domain name (FQDN). To specify the local computer, type the computer name, "localhost", or a dot (.).

Aliases

none

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

true (ByValue)

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-Credential<PSCredential>

Specifies a user account under which the management group connection will run. The account must have access to the server that is specified in the ComputerName parameter, if the server is specified. The default value is the current user.

You can enter a PSCredential object that is returned by the Get-Credential cmdlet.

Aliases

none

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

true (ByValue)

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-Force

Forces the command to run without asking for user confirmation.

This ensures that a new management pack bundle file is created even if one already exists in the location that is specified in the Name parameter.

Aliases

none

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-ManagementPack<String[]>

Specifies one or more management packs to be included in the new management pack bundle.

Aliases

none

Required?

true

Position?

2

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-Name<String>

Specifies the file path and the file name of the management pack bundle. The file extension must be mpb, for example, folder1\file2.mpb.

Aliases

none

Required?

true

Position?

1

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-Resource<String[]>

Specifies the resources that are required by the management packs in the bundle. These resources are added into the management pack bundle.

Aliases

none

Required?

false

Position?

3

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-SCSession<Connection[]>

Specifies a connection to a management server. The default value is the current management group connection.

You can enter a management group connection object that is returned by the Get-SCManagementGroupConnection cmdlet.

Aliases

none

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

none

Accept Pipeline Input?

true (ByValue)

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before running the cmdlet.

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

false

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

-WhatIf

Shows what would happen if the cmdlet runs. The cmdlet is not run.

Required?

false

Position?

named

Default Value

false

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

<CommonParameters>

This cmdlet supports the common parameters: -Verbose, -Debug, -ErrorAction, -ErrorVariable, -OutBuffer, and -OutVariable. For more information, see about_CommonParameters (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkID=113216).

Inputs

The input type is the type of the objects that you can pipe to the cmdlet.

  • You cannot pipe input to this cmdlet.

Outputs

The output type is the type of the objects that the cmdlet emits.

  • This cmdlet does not generate any output.

Examples

Example 1: Create a management pack bundle with no resources

This command creates a management pack bundle from a management pack that has no resources.

PS C:\>$MpbPath = "Resources\GroupQueueMP.xml"
PS C:\>New-SCSMManagementPackBundle -Name ContosoPack17.mpb -ManagementPack $MpbPath

Example 2: Create a management pack bundle with resources

This command creates a management pack bundle from a management pack that has resources.

PS C:\>$MpbPath = "ContosoPack72.mpb"
PS C:\>$Mp2 = "Resources\DeviceProjectionMP.mp"
PS C:\>$Mp1 = "Resources\GroupQueueMP.xml"
PS C:\>$Mp3 = "Resources\ResourceMP.xml"
PS C:\>$Resource = "Resources\LinkingFrameworkUnitTest.dll"
PS C:\>New-SCSMManagementPackBundle -Name $MpbPath -ManagementPack $Mp1, $Mp2, $Mp3 -Resource $Resource

Import-SCSMManagementPack

Export-SCSMManagementPack

Get-SCSMManagementPack

New-SCSMManagementPack

Protect-SCSMManagementPack

Test-SCSMManagementPack

Remove-SCSMManagementPack