Get‐SoftpaqMetadata

Summary

Retrieve softpaq metadata (CVA) from ftp.hp.com or an alternate server.

Syntax

Get-SoftpaqMetadata [-number] <String> [[-url] <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

Description

Get a softpaq metadata file (CVA) from the location specied by the URL parameter. If URL is not specified, the softpaaq metadata is downloaded from ftp.hp.com via HTTPS.

Parameters

  • number <String>: The softpaq number for which to retrieve the metadata. Do not include prefix such as SP or extension such as .exe, specify the softpaq number only.
  • url <String>: specify an alternate location for the softpaq URL. This URL must be http, https, or ftp. The softpaq CVAs are expected to be at the location pointed to by this URL. If not specified, ftp.hp.com is used via HTTPS protocol.

Examples

PS C:\>Get-SoftpaqMetadata 1234 | Out-SoftpaqField -field title

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