PDQ Deploy WOL Step?
I was wondering if there were any plans to add a "WOL" step to PDQ deploy similar to the "sleep" / "reboot" step?
I tried using a shutdown command and then a WOL package I have which does WOL if they are offline, but since it was deploying in prior steps it doesn't try to wake them up, just sits at reconnecting.
Currently my auto-deployments will not deploy to freshly imaged machines without shutting the machine down and then waking them up (reboot doesn't successfully do this) as they auto deploy off heartbeat. The fastest way I've found to have inventory see the new machine for heartbeat to send the auto deploys is to shut the computer down then have inventory see it off and inventory WOL it, once on the auto-deploys start going instantly.
Having the WOL step would allow this to be automated as well as it be a good quick test for WOL before physically deploying the machine to its location, rather than having to do it manually.
If there's a better way to get the heartbeat auto-deploys to start going I'm open to suggestions there as well!