21 Managing Cross-References

This chapter describes how to delete obsolete information from cross reference tables. Cross references are used to associate identifiers for equivalent entities created in different applications.

This chapter includes the following topic:

21.1 Deleting Cross-Reference Values

You can use the Cross References page to select tables and columns from which you want to delete the values.

To delete values from cross-reference tables:

  1. Access this page through one of the following options:

    From the SOA Infrastructure Menu... From the SOA Folder in the Navigator...
    1. Select SOA Administration > Cross References.

    1. Right-click soa-infra.

    2. Select SOA Administration > Cross References.

    The Cross References page appears.

  2. In the Select Tables and Columns section, select one of the following options:

    • All tables: To delete values from all tables.

    • Select a table and columns: To select either a specific table from which to delete values, or to select one or more columns from a specific table from which to delete values.

  3. In the Select Values section, select one of the following options:

    • All: To delete all values from the selected table and columns.

    • Marked for delete: To delete only the values that have been marked for deletion from the selected table and columns.

    • Updated between: To delete values updated between a specific time periods.

  4. If you selected the Updated between option in the preceding step, enter a starting date in the From field and an ending date in the To field.

  5. Click Delete.