[wpkg-users] hostname matching

Stefan Pendl stefan.pendl.71 at gmail.com
Thu Feb 18 13:12:11 CET 2021

Am 17.02.2021 um 20:18 schrieb Gerd Ott:
> Hi,
> Every now and then i have an issue with hosts installing software from a
> wrong profile.
> I found out that if you have a configuration like the following in the
> hosts.xml:
> <host hostname="bert" profile-id="win10_base" />
> <host hostname="liberti" profile-id="win10_advanced" />
> then host liberti will install all the packages of profile win10_base,
> because it finds "bert" before finding "liberti"
> Is this a misconfiguration or a bug?

It is a problem of your configuration.
WPKG uses regular expressions for matching.

If you need an exact match use "^bert$" instead of "bert".
For further information check 
or the MSDN site.

Hope this helps.

*Stefan P.*

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