Is there any way to output all parameter/variable names used in a project to a text file or copy and paste the names. I see they can be listed on screen but I don't see any way to copy or save the list. Thanks.

asked 04 Oct '12, 13:04

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InstallBuilder does not provide tools to list all parameter and variable names in a project. However, as project file is an XML, it should be possible to create a script that uses DOM to retrieve all parameter tags and retrieves their names.

For example a sample XPath query //stringParameter/name allows querying for names of all stringParameters. Similarly, it is possible to query for all parameter types this way.

As for querying all variables, similar thing can be done by querying for actions that set variables - such as <setInstallerVariable> or <setInstallerVariableFromRegEx>.

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answered 05 Oct '12, 06:13

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