Home > Guides > Dashboard Users Guide > Design > RightScripts > Actions > Clone a RightScript

Clone a RightScript

Table of Contents

Objective

To clone a RightScript so that it becomes your own (Private) RightScript that you can customize to suit your needs.

Table of Contents

Overview

You cannot edit a committed revision of a RightScript.  You must clone it in order to create an editable version under DesignRightScripts

Steps

  • Go to Design > RightScripts.  Select one of the available RightScripts that you would like to clone. 
  • When you click the Clone action button, an editable copy (HEAD version) of that RightScript will be created. 
  • You may notice a warning message that the cloned object will have its usage reported to RightScale. This message is meant to convey the fact that RightScale is able to track the lineage of an object even if it's cloned.

By default, the version of a RightScript will be incremented.  For example, if you clone "Script v8" the new cloned version will be named "Script v9".  Therefore, we recommend changing the name of the RightScript to help better distinguish the cloned script from its ancestor.   Under the Info tab, notice that we always show where a script was cloned from. 

screen-CloneRightScript-v1.png

Viewing 1 of 1 comments: view all
Reviewed AM 8/12
Posted 15:11, 12 Aug 2013
Viewing 1 of 1 comments: view all
You must to post a comment.
Last Modified
14:57, 12 Aug 2013

Page Rating

Was this article helpful?

Tags


Announcements

UCP Migration

Glossary | 用語용어 Site Map | Site Help Community Corporate Site Get Support Dashboard Login
Doc Feedback Product Feedback Resources MultiCloud Marketplace Forums

Dashboard Status


© 2006-2014 RightScale, Inc. All rights reserved.
RightScale is a registered trademark of RightScale, Inc. All other products and services may be trademarks or servicemarks of their respective owners.