[Maintain] 'Staging' functions

Dale Hofstetter hofsteda at ucrwcu.rwc.uc.edu
Thu Jan 5 09:54:24 PST 2006

Quoting Corey Betka <betka at uiuc.edu>:

> I've been using maintain v2.4.2-RC4 to convert our network from static
> addressing to static DHCP over the last couple of months in
> preparation for a network renumbering that is coming in the next 6-12
> months.
> Part of my network is 15 student computer labs with ~390 hosts and I'd
> like to "preload" records for them into the maintain database. It
> looks like the 'staging' table and functions are what I need to use,
> but I don't see any code that causes records to move from staging to
> the actual hosts table. Am I missing something or is the staging stuff
> not finished yet?

I believe the staging table is used for the autoreg module when approvals are
required. As far as I know you are on your own for bulk imports.
Dale Hofstetter
Network Resources
Raymond Walters College
hofsteda at ucrwcu.rwc.uc.edu

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