subscribe command is used to subscribe to a workspace, or an organization's repositories.
Usage: subscribe <options> <organization | workspace> <options> available: --all-users Subscribe all users on the machine. Requires Administrator privileges --format=VALUE Use the specified format for output. Supported values: json --wait-after-error Leave process open after error --wait-after-exit Leave process open after it exits
Subscribing to an organization will add all available repositories to the desktop by executing the
installi command on each repository. When a workspace is specified (using the url friendly id such as
default), the workspace applications are installed by
installi the workspace application which includes the application configuration. This allows the installed application to run with the workspace application settings. The initial subscribe does not pull the images to the local machine cache. The image pull is done by the update task.
In addition to installing each repository, a subscription will periodically update the install to the latest workspace application configuration, and the local image to the specified revision. The update is done by registering a Windows Task that runs the
subscription update command once a day at 12:00 AM. You can change the frequency of the update task using the built in Windows Task Scheduler. The task will be under the turbo-net folder.
subscription command to control the subscription. To view all subscriptions use the
subscriptions command. To remove the subscription use the
Subscribe All Users
--all-users is specified, the subscription will be installed for all users on the machine. This command requires Administrator privileges and that the Turbo client is installed for all users. See the install options for the Turbo installer for more information on how to install for all users.
Subscribing to a channel creates a Windows task that executes a daily update of the subscription. To avoid automatic updates, the
subscription command has a
suspend action or the scheduled task can be disabled or modified to suit the desired update process.