Sun Identity Manager 8.1 Business Administrator's Guide

ProcedureTo Determine Additional Approvers from a Rule

Use the following steps to derive the approver's accountIDs from a specified rule.

  1. Select Rule from the Determine additional approvers from menu.

    Note –

    When evaluated, the rule must return a string that represents a single account ID or to a list in which the elements are account IDs.

    New options display, as shown in the following figure.

    Figure 9–13 Additional Approvers: Rule

    Figure showing the new Additional Approvers options

    • Approver Rule. Provides a list of rules (currently defined for your system) that, when evaluated, returns the recipients’ account IDs.

    • Approval times out after. Provides a method for specifying when the approval will time out.

      The Approval times out after setting affects both initial approvals and escalated approvals.

  2. Select a rule from the Approver Rule menu.

  3. Decide whether you want the approval request to timeout after a specified period of time.