( defaults ROOT )
This directory contains a subdirectory for each agent or sub-application
that is meant to be accessible at the top level of a personal PIA
server, i.e. as
~name. Many of these top-level
applications consist of an Agent and the pages that control and describe
At one time, every top-level directory corresponded to an Agent. This is no longer the case, but the old name for this directory has been retained for historical reasons.
This directory is ``overlaid'' by your personal Agents directory; this
lets you make private versions of any agent's files. Your personal Agents
directory is normally located under
$PIA_HOME; which is
~/.pia on a Unix system. The last line in the
directory listing (below) will give its actual
location in this server.
Some Agents, the History agent for example, keep data files in a
subdirectory which is usually called
Specialized servers can be configured so that this directory and
its contents are invisible from the Web.
The following directories contain actual agents -- pieces of XML code that are expanded in response to certain conditions in the PIA server, along with the active documents that control them:
The following directories contain ``web applications'' that may, in some cases, be made available as ``home directories'' just like agents.
The following directories contain files that are often used by agents and applications, but they do not themselves contain agents.
help.xh. It is meant to be the last item in an agent directory's virtual search path.
<Container name="Icon" virtual="Agents/ROOT/Icon" />in the server's configuration file. They are not included at the top level (
PIA) because they are optional and are easier to omit if they're virtual.
Name Last modified Size Description
Parent Directory - Admin/ 01-Apr-2012 16:18 - BugReport/ 01-Apr-2012 16:18 - Demo/ 01-Apr-2012 16:18 - Makefile 01-Apr-2012 16:18 628 Proxie/ 01-Apr-2012 16:18 - ROOT/ 01-Apr-2012 16:18 - SimpleCalendar/ 01-Apr-2012 16:18 - Tutorial/ 01-Apr-2012 16:18 - View/ 01-Apr-2012 16:18 - _subsite.xcf 01-Apr-2012 16:18 432 defaults/ 01-Apr-2012 16:18 -