Use the Package Builder user interface to structure package files and configure packages for installation.
Refer to the image below for information on each pane's functionality.
|Solution—Stores the configuration of input files, packages, installers, and repositories.|
|Inputs pane—Add source input files or directories to packages.|
|Inputs pane (Dependency View)—View the dependency relationship between files that support discovering dependencies, such as TestStand sequence files.|
|Inputs pane (File System View)—View the location on the local file system of your inputs and dependent files.|
|Editor pane—Add directories and files to target locations for deploying files in a package. Add files to the package by dragging them from the Inputs pane to the Editor pane.|
|Packages pane—Displays the packages to build, and defines package dependencies, relationships, and constraints.|
|Installers and Repositories pane—Create and build package installers and local repositories, as well as configure packages to include dependencies.|
|Properties pane—Set properties for selected items in the Inputs, Editor, Packages, and Installers and Repositories panes.|
|Output pane—Verify the status of the current solution and check build messages.|
|Errors and Warnings pane—Displays build errors and warnings for the most recent build of packages, package installers, and local repositories.|