WEB001 - Types of LANSA Web Functions

Objective:

  • To create a procedural function using a template and execute the process menu and function over the Web.
  • To highlight how the transaction monitor supports procedural functions.
  • To create a WEBEVENT function using a template and execute this function over the Web.
  • To highlight the differences between procedural and WEBEVENT functions.
  • To achieve these objectives, you will complete the following steps:

  • Step 1. Create a Procedural Function
  • Step 2. Create a WEBEVENT Function
  • Step 3. Execute your Procedural Function
  • Step 4. Execute Your WEBEVENT Function
  • Summary
  • Before You Begin

    You may wish to review these topics and all of their related sections:

  • Introduction to LANSA Web Functions
  • Developing Applications with LANSA Web Functions
  • In order to complete the tutorials, you must have completed the installation as described in the installation guide for the platform on which you are working. Refer to Personnel Demonstration System for more details about the sample files used in the tutorials. You will require the following information about your specific installation:

  • the site address for your Web server
  • partition being used
  • a user profile and password with authority to the LANSA partition
  • if process authentication has been set up, you will require a user profile and password.