This section describes the recommended methodology to create and deploy an application.
|We assume that:
The very first thing to do consists in creating a directories structure. Data must be stored in the appropriate directories and environment variables must be properly set.
Create a directories structure identical to the one below.
|Note that you do not necessary have to create the structure below if you do not work with SCM, the Runtime view structure may be sufficient.|
From the Start menu, select Programs>CATIA>Tools>Environment Editor V5R16.
Select Environment>New from....
Check Add a new path to this environment and enter a new path in the NewPath field.
Enter the name of the application you want to create and click OK when done.
You are now ready to create your application.
Create your application.
The administrator installs the CATIA version he used to develop his application on all client computers or on a server.
The administrator copies the <OS> (directories structure and content), and more generally, the whole Runtime part of his directories structure on the client computer or on the server.
The administrator sets the required variables:
The administrator empties and locks the
CATKnowledgeBuildPath setting on the client install. For more
information about the way to lock settings, see CATIA Infrastructure
Installation Guide: Administering Version 5: Locking Settings. The
targeted user will access all knowledge resources i.e. CATIA native ones and
the new deployed application resources.