Sun Identity Manager Deployment Reference

Page Processor Requirements for HTML Components

Forms that implement HTML components have the following page processor requirements.

Hidden Parameters

Most components have a name that corresponds to the name of a parameter posted from an HTML form. Identity Manager reserves a few parameter names for general use. Do not use these names as component names.

Table 7–1 Hidden Parameters

Reserved Name 



Contains the ID of the object being edited 


Contains the value of the button used to submit the form 


Contains the name of the last component that was active on the form 


Can contain an informational message to be displayed at the top of the page 


Can contain an error message to be displayed at the top of the page