How to can DE get information from outside?

Document ID : KB000010485
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Introduction:

To bring values back to DE, you will have to use CLI and set it in global variable.

Instructions:

You can get OS envvar back to DE by setting SETVAR in cli and the name of global variable.

First set the OS variable, which can be anything.

OS_VAR=/tmp/`date +%y_%m_%d_%a`

Then use the the CLI and connect to DE server with a valid user, pass the variable name and the value, which can regex.

cli de_server.example.com 7500 DE_USER password 'SETVAR name('VAR09') value("'$OS_VAR'")'