The Mashup Server Web Console
This document describes the WSO2 Mashup Server Web Console, which
is accessible through
in a vanilla installation.
The Web Console helps the user to
perform several tasks based on the
permissions he is given. The default permissions allow annonymous users
to search, view and tryit all mashups. Users who are logged
in can perform administrative tasks associated
with creating and managing mashups.
The above shows the service listing of a vanilla installation (Once you've
logged in, go to Manage > Services > List). It shows all available mashups together with links to WSDL
1.1, WSDL 2.0 and Try this service operation.
The mashup/service page lists all resources associated with a mashup. It gives
links to all resources that are associated with that mashup and also
helps manage and edit the mashup.
The following resources of a mashup can be accessed from this page.
- Quality of Service configuration
Edit Mashup: Users can edit their services source, custom UI and gadget code.
API Documentation: Displays the API Documentation for the service.
Custom UI: If the service has a custom UI, then this link will be pointed to that.
Otherwise the user will be
redirected to the tryit page of the service.
Source Code: Source code for this service.
XML Schema: Schema definition for the service.
which is to be used to access a local service from a service.
- Reliable Messaging
- Response Caching
- Access Throttling
Creating a New Mashup
service and a skeleton Custom UI for
the user (A user should be logged in to perform this operation). Click the
. When you
name for the new service, you will be taken to the
window. There you can do the necessary editing and save or cancel the
changes depending on your preference. The new mashup will be listed as
a service in a few seconds.
The Mashup Editor allows you to edit the source code, the Custom
UI and the Google gadget of your Services and Mashups. You can launch
the editor from service dashboard ("Edit Mashup" link under Specific Configuration listing). Once you
completed editing the service, you can Apply the changes (Saves the
mashup and keeps you on the editor page), Save Changes (Takes you to
the Service Listing page) or Discard the changes (No Mashup is created or changes will not be applied).
editor can also generate a Custom UI or a Google gadget skeleton for
your mashup. This will serve as an easy starting point when developing
a user interface for your mashup.
You can also use the editor to edit your custom UI and to generate a skeleton Google gadget.