Managing GreenArrow Monitor SeedList
GreenArrow comes with the tool
hvmail_monitor_seeds, available on the command line, that makes managing GreenArrow Monitor’s seed list easier.
Running the command without arguments will show the instructions:
# hvmail_monitor_seeds Commands: hvmail_monitor_seeds help [COMMAND] # Describe available commands or one specific command hvmail_monitor_seeds remove_simplemh # Remove the SimpleMH seedlist file hvmail_monitor_seeds remove_studio_all # Remove the "GreenArrow Monitor" seedlist from all organizations in GreenArrow Studio hvmail_monitor_seeds set_auth USERNAME PASSWORD # Set monitor username and password hvmail_monitor_seeds setup USERNAME PASSWORD # Runs the set_auth, write_simplemh, and write_studio commands hvmail_monitor_seeds write_simplemh # Write the SimpleMH seedlist file from GreenArrow Monitor hvmail_monitor_seeds write_studio # Create or update the "GreenArrow Monitor" seedlist on the "System Organization" in GreenArrow Studio
Setting GreenArrow Monitor’s credentials
To configure GreenArrow Monitor’s credentials for GreenArrow Engine and Studio, run the command with your Monitor credentials:
hvmail_monitor_seeds set_auth USERNAME PASSWORD
Running the command with these arguments will configure Engine and Studio to use
PASSWORD when connecting to Monitor. Engine and Studio use these credentials to integrate Monitor statistics directly into the Send or Campaign statistics page respectively.
Adding the Seed List to Engine
Engine can automatically seed Sends using Monitor’s seed list by enabling the mail class option Automatically Seed Mailings, or by using the SimpleMH headers
To install Monitor’s seed list for automatic seeding, first set GreenArrow Monitor’s credentials and then run:
Adding the Seed List to Studio
Studio can seed campaigns automatically. To add GreenArrow Monitor’s seed list to Studio’s System Organization, run the following command after setting up Monitor’s credentials:
This will create a seed list named GreenArrow Monitor seed list in the System Organization.
One Step configuration
To setup Monitor credentials and add the seed list to both GreenArrow Engine and Studio, run:
hvmail_monitor_seeds setup USERNAME PASSWORD
This is the same as running the three commands:
hvmail_monitor_seeds set_auth USERNAME PASSWORD hvmail_monitor_seeds write_studio hvmail_monitor_seeds write_simplemh
Removing Seed lists
To remove Monitor’s seed list for Engine, run:
To remove Monitor’s seed list for Studio, run: