December 9, 2014

SAP PI for Beginners - Lesson 2

Introduction
This document represents the hands-on lesson 1 of document SAP PI for Beginners
And SAP PI for Beginners - Lesson 1 

The modifications to be performed for this second lesson are quite simple.

Let's start with the sender interface.
The first thing you have to do is to tell the interface that it should get all the files available in the input directory:

Then, you have to tell the interface to include some message attributes, that will later be used by the receiver interface, in particular, we are interested in the file name.

In fact, the next step is to tell the receiver interface that it should use this attributes; again, the file name;  to create the new files:

Since the moment you activate this configuration, the file name configured in the "Target" tab is no longer used.

And finally the only remaining step is to activate the changes and check that everything is working: