Sun Identity Manager Deployment Reference

Resource Table User Form

The Resource Table User Form contains most of the driving logic of the scalable version of the Edit User form. This form implements incremental fetching and multiple resource editing based on resource type.

For additional implementation information, see the comments in WSHOME/samples/resourcetableformsinit.xml.

Importing and Mapping the Form

Five forms are involved in the substitution of Resource Table User form for the default Tabbed User form.

Table 2–21 Forms Associated with Resource Table User Form



Resource Table User Form 

Contains all globally available fields that are used for navigation, incremental fetching, and form layout. This main form drives all the other resource-related scalable forms. 

Resource Table User Form Library 

Contains primary fields for the Resource Table User form. Includes bread crumb and navigation fields. 

Resource Table Account Info Form 

Contains Fields for account information section of Resource Table form. 

Resource Table Rule Library 

Contains the rule library for retrieving, counting, analyzing a user’s resources. This is mostly used by the User Form Library and to build table data on roles and resources. 

Resource Table Utility Library 

Contains the rules used during the selection process on Resource Table Form, for example these rules retrieve resources per role or per type. 

Installing Resource Table User form involves two steps: importing the form, and changing the form mapping.

ProcedureStep 1: Import the Form

  1. From the Identity Manager menu bar, select Configure > Import Exchange File.

  2. Enter the file name or click Browse to locate WSHOME/sample/resourcetableforms.xml. Importing this file also imports:

ProcedureStep 2: Change Form Mapping

  1. From the menu bar, select Configure > Configure Form and Process Mappings.

  2. In the Form Mappings section, locate userForm under the Form Type column.

  3. Specify Resource Table User Form in the box provided under the Form Name Mapped To column.