Sun Java System Federation Manager 7.0 User's Guide

ProcedureTo Configure a Supported Container

A container is an attribute that defines a holder for a piece of identity data. The following procedure is for adding new attributes to the Liberty Personal Profile Service. The starting point is the Liberty Personal Profile Service screen under Web Services.

  1. In the Federation Manager Console, click the Web Services tab.

  2. Under Web Services, select the Personal Profile tab.

  3. Under Supported Containers, click New or choose the name of a configured container to modify its profile.

    The New Supported Container page is displayed.

  4. Provide values for the New Supported Container attributes.

    Container Name

    Enter a name for the container such as CreditCard.


    Enter a class name to handle the whole container. This could be used to override the default implementation

  5. Click OK to complete the Container configuration.

  6. Click Save on the Liberty Personal Profile Service page to complete the service configuration.