Manual Entry

Is the fallback, requiring the user to interactively type in the URL where to download the configuration file from.

If no other strategy is detected, Dull will ask the user via interactive command-line:

Specify a URL for the initial config, or leave blank for default:

The following URL schemes are supported according to https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/api/system.net.webclient.downloadfile?view=netframework-4.5.2:

  • HTTP with GET method

  • HTTPS with GET method

  • FTP - with RETR method

The user must press enter after they have either pasted or typed the URL that points to the config file.

The config file will be downloaded, and saved to the installation path, to be loaded when the service is started after the installation process.

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