Package

Mist User Guide
Package Editor

Use the package editor to construct and edit a control flow in a package.

Package Designer

Add tasks that support data flow, data preparation, perform BI functions, and execute scripts. Add containers that can repeat workflows or divide a control flow into subsets. Connect containers and tasks into an ordered control flow using precedence constraints.

Package Surface

Edit a task or transform in the Package Details tool window.

Package Details

The package editor's ribbon provides the following common functions:

Package Ribbon
ButtonDescription
Auto LayoutRearrange nodes and edges in the designer for better spacing and organization.
VariableAdd a variable to a selected task or transformation.
Event HandlerChoose an event handler to add to a selected task or transformation.
ExpressionAdd an expression to a selected task or transformation.
Log EventAdd a log event to a selected task or transformation.
Log ProviderAdd a log provider to a selected task or transformation.

Additionally, buttons are dynamically added for features that are task or transform specific.