Biml Language Reference
FtpConnection Element
The FTP connection connects to a File Transfer Protocol (FTP) server.
  Attribute API Type Default Description
ChunkSize Int32
This value specifies in kilobytes the size limit for the data chunks that will be transmitted.

[.NET API Property: ChunkSize]

CreateInProject Boolean
This value specifies whether the Connection should be created as a ConnectionManager within each SSIS package that uses it or as a shared ConnectionManager for each project that uses it.

[.NET API Property: CreateInProject]

CreatePackageConfiguration Boolean
This value specifies whether a PackageConfiguration should be created for this connection.

[.NET API Property: CreatePackageConfiguration]

DelayValidation Boolean
This value indicates that the connection should not be validated (tested to make sure that it points to a valid resource) until immediately before it is used.

[.NET API Property: DelayValidation]

LogicalDisplayFolder String
Specifies a path that should be used for organizing the tree display of this object in the Logical View in BimlStudio.

[.NET API Property: LogicalDisplayFolder]

Name String
Specifies the name of the object. This name can be used to reference this object from anywhere else in the program.

[.NET API Property: Name]

Password String
This value specifies the password used to access the FTP server.

[.NET API Property: Password]

Retries Int32
This value specifies how many attempts are made to connect. A value of 0 allows unlimited connection attempts.

[.NET API Property: Retries]

ServerName String
This value specifies specifies the File Transfer Protocol (FTP) server to use.

[.NET API Property: ServerName]

ServerPort Int32
This value specifies the port number to use for the connection on the File Transfer Protocol (FTP) server. The default value is 21.

[.NET API Property: ServerPort]

Timeout Int32
This value specifies the number of seconds the connection attempt to connect before timing out. The default value is 60.

[.NET API Property: Timeout]

UsePassiveMode Boolean
This value specifies whether the connection is initiated by the server (active) or the client (passive). The default value is Active.

[.NET API Property: UsePassiveMode]

UserName String
This value specifies the user name used to access the FTP server. The default value is anonymous.

[.NET API Property: UserName]

Collection Children
  Child API Type Description
    <Annotation />
This is a collection of annotation items that can be used to specify documentation, tags, or other information. Annotations are particularly useful for storing information about nodes that can be used by BimlScript code.

[.NET API Property: Annotations]

    <Expression />
This is a collection of SSIS expression definitions for connection property value overrides.

[.NET API Property: Expressions]