TAC Directory Structure

PortSys TAC Folders Structure


By default, TAC is installed into "C:\Program Files\PortSys\TAC Gateway" folder. All paths in the following table are relative to that default path.

Folder path

Description

\BinSource

Executable files for TAC Gateway run-time configurations.

\Environment

Applied (run-time) TAC configuration files.

\Config\Mgmt

Contains default TAC configuration for Form based SSO and HTTP modification engine. Files in this folders should not be modified, as all changes will be replaced during TAC update.

\Config\Mgmt\Customization

Customer defined settings for Form based SSO and HTTP modification engine.

\FileAccessSource

TAC File Access web application.

\Gateway

TAC Gateway Windows service files, which performs users request processing.

\GatewayManager

TAC Gateway management service, which performs TAC array synchronization operations and operations, which require elevated permissions. Elevated permissions are not available for TAC Gateway service for security reasons, as it runs under Network Service account.

\Log\AccessLog

TAC access logs. These logs are W3C formatted files which contain log of every URL processed by TAC Gateway.

\Log\ConfigUpdate

Logs of TAC configuration apply process from TAC Management Console.

\Log\DbLog

TAC event log in SQL Server database format. These logs contain TAC system events and TAC audit log.

\Log\Execution

TAC Gateway execution logs. Operational logs from different parts of TAC Gateway. Source of information during troubleshooting.

\Log\Report

Default location to store generated reports from TAC Gateway.

\Management

TAC Management Console. TAC management GUI application.

\PortalSource

TAC portal web application.

\PortalSource\tacgw\SiteTemplate

TAC portal pages templates. Files in this folders should not be modified directly. Any customization to files should be done with help of Customization folder.

\PortalSource\tacgw\SiteTemplate\Resources\Customization

Customization of TAC portal header and footer should be placed into this folder.

\PortalSource\tacgw\Resources\img\Customization

Customization of TAC portal header logo image (logo.png) should be placed here.

\PortalSource\tacgw\Themes

TAC portal themes. Custom theme may be created as a copy of one of predefined themes. New theme folder name should contain only English alphanumeric characters and dash symbol ([A-z][0-9][-]) in its name.

\Tools

TAC Gateway tools. 

TacTracing.exe – TAC Gateway tracing utility.