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BuildMaster - Invoke Plan

  • Last Modified: 2020-11-06

This is generated from the built-in components of BuildMaster 6.2.21, and may be different than what you have installed (especially if you have extensions); go to [User Icon] > Documentation within your BuildMaster instance to see exactly what operations are available.

Invoke Plan

Executes an OtterScript plan stored in BuildMaster.

Script usage:

	Plan: <text>,
	[AdditionalVariables: <%(key1: value1, ...)>],
	[CaptureOutputVariables: <@(text)>]

This operation may be prefixed with BuildMaster::, although this is a built-in namespace and isn't really necessary.


Name Format Script Usage Usage Notes
Plan (default)
This argument is required.
Additional variables
%(key1: value1, ...)
Specify variables to pass in to the plan using a map. For example: %(var1: MyVariableValue, var2: @(list,of,items))
Capture output variables
Specify variables to capture and set in the calling scope using a list. For example: @(filePath,errorMessage)

Note: Runtime variables you've defined before executing an Invoke operation will not be visible to the invoked script, and variables that you set within the invoked script will not be available.


# This will call the global "MyPlan" deployment plan and pass in a variable called $name with value "Steve"
Invoke-Plan global::MyPlan
    AdditionalVariables: %(name: Steve)

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