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Chapter 18: Software Virtualization Solution Technical Reference

Created: 07 Jun 2007 • Updated: 12 Feb 2013
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This chapter provides additional Technical Reference information about Software Virtualization Solution (SVS).

Layer Attributes

The attributes section contains the layer attributes for the registry redirection area.

Attribute Description
ActivateTime The date and time at which the sublayer was last activated (value = binary_date_time)
Active The sublayer is currently inactive (value = 0) or the Read-only sublayer is active (value = 1)
ActiveOnStart The sublayer is active on system start (value = 1)
CreateTime The date and time at which the layer was created (value = binary_date_time)
Enabled Deprecated entry, not used
FileRedirect The path to the sublayer's file redirect area (value = Root:\Fslrdr\sublayer_folder_number)
ID The sublayer's globally unique identifier (GUID) (value = guid)
MajorVersion Combines with MinorVersion to indicate the sublayer's format: either blah (value = 0), blahblah (value = 1), or blahblahblah (value = 2)
MinorVersion Combines with MajorVersion to indicate the sublayer's format: either blah (value = 0), blahblah (value = 1), or blahblahblah (value = 2)
Name The layer's name; by default, the name of the SVP (value = layer_name)
PeerID PeerID The GUID for the sublayer's companion sublayer (value = companion_sublayer's_guid)
ReadOnly The sublayer's writeable status; either read-only (value = 1) or writeable (value = 0)
RefreshTime The date and time at which the layer was last reset (value = binary_date_time)
RegRedirect The location of the layer's registry data (value = SOFTWARE\fslrdr\sublayer_folder_number)
Type The layer's type: read-only (value = 1), writeable (value = 1), or data layer (value = 2)
ShouldDelete (Optional) Indicates that Fslx.sys is lazily deleting the sublayer (value = 1)

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