Package Info File

Description

The Package Info File for the uploaded item is only available for items that are ArcGIS packages (for example, Layer Package, Map Package). It contains information that is used by clients (ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Explorer, and so on) to work appropriately with downloaded packages.

The Package Info File is an XML file, and it is the only format available.

Request Parameters

Parameter

Details

None

N/A

Example Usage

URL for Package Info File

http://www.arcgis.com/sharing/rest/content/items/af01df44bf36437fa8daed01407138ab/item.pkinfo

XML Response Syntax

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="no"?>
<pkinfo>
   <ID>package id</ID>
   <size>size of package </size>
   <created>date created shown in UNIX time</created>
   <type>type</type>
   <packagelocation>package location</packagelocation>
   <pkinfolocation>package info location</pkinfolocation>
   </pkinfo>

XML Response Example

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="no"?>
<pkinfo>
   <ID>E1989F21-979F-4D9D-9AE0-FEF8423A00A7</ID>
   <size>410053</size>
   <created>1260389041281</created>
   <type>Map Package</type>
   <packagelocation>http://www.arcgis.com/sharing/rest/content/items/96cdca741beb48648d2f75a3abb2dc87/data
</packagelocation>
   <pkinfolocation>http://www.arcgis.com/sharing/rest/content/items/96cdca741beb48648d2f75a3abb2dc87
/item.pkinfo</pkinfolocation>
   </pkinfo>

10/6/2017