Automatically publishing to a server
If the Automatically publish when starting servers check
box on the Server preferences page ( ) is selected, the server tools check to see if your project
and files on the server are synchronized. If they are not, the project and
the files are automatically updated when the server is either started or restarted.
To publish your application manually you can complete one of
the following in the Servers view:
In the workbench,
you have several options to choose for the Publishing
can set these Publishing
settings by going into the Servers view, right-click
the server and select Open
. The Server editor opens.
In the Overview
page of the server editor, under the Publishing
you are going to find the following settings:
Never publish automatically: Specifies the workbench
should never publish files to the server.
Automatically publish when resources change:
Specifies that when a change is made to the files running on the server, the
number of seconds specified in the Publishing interval control
will need to pass before the workbench calls a publish to happen on the server.
However, if you make a subsequent change to the files before this time interval
has completed, the publish is delayed as the timer is reset. The workbench
makes a publish to the server only after the full time interval has passed.
If you set the publishing interval to 0 seconds, a change to the files running
on the server should automatically request a publish command to occur.
In the workbench, the default setting is the Use
automatic publishing settings option is enabled with a value set to the
Manually publishing to a
If you do not want to wait for the automatic
publishing interval to pass, at anytime you can manually request the workbench
to issue a publish command to the server. Each manual publish command causes
a single publishing request to the server. To publish your application manually
you can complete one of the following in the Servers view:
Select the server and then click the Publish
to the server
icon located on the toolbar.
Right-click the server and then select Publish.