Posts Tagged 'Rules'

Instantiate Space Template on creation of Alfresco Site

Alfresco ShareWe could already create custom Share Site definitions (dashboard definitions actually), but in the past one could not determine by the Site object what ‘type’ of Site was initiated. I filed an enhancement request (May 2010), and recently I noted that it has been implemented (already for a while probably, 3.3 or 3.4). Now this property exists (st:sitePreset) we can use it to instantiate a RUP folder structure for a RUP site, and a Prince2 folder structure for a Prince2 site, and so forth. This blog describes my findings and solutions to instantiate a Space Template into the documentLibrary of a Share Site. Continue reading ‘Instantiate Space Template on creation of Alfresco Site’

Recursive overview of Rules in Alfresco

During an implementation project, more and more Rules are added into the Spaces structure. Some act recursively, some act on the Inbound event, some add an Aspect… How to keep the overview of what is happening where? I frequently use this presentation template (in Alfresco Explorer) to find out how the Rules are set.

(I guess the credits for this template go to the Alfresco wiki, but I cannot find the exact page.) Continue reading ‘Recursive overview of Rules in Alfresco’