EBS Object Types - Media Files

Used for the display of graphics on the desktop client.

Object Type Identification

  • Files with extensions .jpg, .jpeg, png, gif, tif, jfif, bmp are included regardless of location

File Extensions 

.jpg or .jpeg
Joint Photographic Experts Group, used interchangeably with JPEG file.
.pngPortable Network Graphics is a graphics file format that supports lossless data compression.
.gifGraphic Interchange Format for often animated raster graphics.
.tiftif image file
.jfifJPEG file interchange format
.bmpbit map image file

Object Type

Media FilesMedia

Object Type Attributes

NameCodeDescriptionDefault ValueSupported Values
SourceSOURCEObject Source Location Type


Target LocationTARGET_LOCATIONPath to where the file should be deployed.$OA_MEDIA/
Target File PermissionFILE_PERMISSIONSPermissions to apply to the file after it is deployedDefaults to the project property FDEBS_FILE_PERMISSIONS

Related Project Properties

NameCodeDescriptionDefault Value
Media Root Source DirectoryFDEBS_MEDIA_ROOT_SOURCE_DIRSource folder for image files (e.g. oa_media).media
Media Root Destination DirectoryFDEBS_MEDIA_ROOT_DESTINATION_DIRTarget directory for image files (e.g. $XXAR_TOP/media).$OA_MEDIA
File PermissionsFDEBS_FILE_PERMISSIONSTarget File Permission. Will be set to target file after deployment using chmod. eg: 755

Sample Build Commands 

N/A - Build commands not supported for this type.

Sample Deploy Commands 

The following macros are not currently supported in the footer:
  • style