Package — A package is a zip file holding repository content in the form of a file system serialization that enables easy to use and edit files & folders.
Package also contains vault information including filter definition, import configuration. Additional content properties can be included in the package such as description, a visual image or an icon.
Imp: Packages are current version of content repository at the time package built.
Following action can perform on/with packages.
Create package, preview package content, build package, view package information, view package content, modify package definition, rebuild package, download/upload packages etc.
Go to Package manager -> create package -> provide information — Package name, version, group. Minimum information package name must be given to create package. And by default, packages created under “my_packages” group.
1) Easy solution and intuitive
2) JMX operation can be performed only by the user with access to system console on AEM — this ensures no accidental delete operation
3) Delete operation can be done only when necessary