Appendix A. Working with Repositories
Spoon allows you to store your transformations and jobs under two different configurations—file based and repository based. In contrast to the file-based configuration that keeps the transformations and jobs in XML format such as
*.kjbfiles in the local file system, the repository-based configuration keeps the same information in tables in a relational database.
While working with the file-based system is simple and practical, the repository-based system can be convenient in some situations. The following is a list of some of the distinctive repository features:
- Repositories implement security. In order to work with a repository, you need credentials. You can create users and profiles with different ...