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by jmk
27 Mar 2024, 21:43
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Capture data classifcation
Replies: 4
Views: 6282

Re: Capture data classifcation

Hi. On the definition side: you should use the 'Security_Classification" Class to define such classifications ( public, private, confidential and restricted). You can then apply these classifications to architecture elements (such as data objects) with the "Classified XXXX" slots of t...
by jmk
26 Mar 2024, 00:42
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: How to customize the global search class scope, ie. add more class?
Replies: 3
Views: 5111

Re: How to customize the global search class scope, ie. add more class?

Hi Xiaoqi, Ugly quick solution : edit the file "common/core_search_results.xsl" replace the line <xsl:variable name="linkClasses" select="$allReportMenus/own_slot_value[slot_reference = 'report_menu_class']/value"/> with <xsl:variable name="linkClasses" select...
by jmk
14 Apr 2023, 20:19
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: run_protege_server.bat error on Windows Server 2022
Replies: 2
Views: 8508

Re: run_protege_server.bat error on Windows Server 2022

Hi xiaoqi, it may be because the rmiregistry process does not have the protege jar files in its classpath. For me, under unix, the most robust solution was to add these jars to the classpath when launching rmiregistry using its '-J' argument : rmiregistry -J-cp -J$CLASSPATH& I'm not proficient e...
by jmk
22 Sep 2022, 09:45
Forum: General
Topic: Essential University User Group
Replies: 6
Views: 15158

Re: Essential University User Group

Hi Gena, I can't comment about the group as I'm not part of it. However two pointers could help : Are you aware of the "starter capability model" here (based on a previous version of the UCISA UK cap. model) : https://enterprise-architecture.org/dupcentral.php If you are in Europe, the Eun...
by jmk
14 Jul 2022, 14:44
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Unable to save Protege project
Replies: 3
Views: 9898

Re: Unable to save Protege project

Looks like an OS level problem : do you have access rights to delete this file ?
by jmk
07 Jul 2022, 14:22
Forum: Community Contributions
Topic: Help Requested - Language Files for Essential Viewer
Replies: 4
Views: 10863

Re: Help Requested - Language Files for Essential Viewer

Hi Neil, 1: My intent was not to imply that you should change the DTD for i18n translation files, it was more about the choice of an intermediary format that translators could use to ease their work. 2: I missed this recent github repository dedicated to translations :) well done ... 3: About JSON/J...
by jmk
04 Jul 2022, 15:27
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Project summary: No technology impact accounted for in business footprint heatmap
Replies: 4
Views: 10849

Re: Project summary: No technology impact accounted for in business footprint heatmap

Hi John,
I added some code to our instance in order to ... tell me if you think it would be of any interest, I'll submit a PR on github ...

J.-M.
by jmk
01 Jul 2022, 15:24
Forum: Community Contributions
Topic: Help Requested - Language Files for Essential Viewer
Replies: 4
Views: 10863

Re: Help Requested - Language Files for Essential Viewer

Hi neil. See below, some thoughts about your call to translate : Discussion point 1 : use a "standard' file format for translation file exchanges ? As the former initiator of the French translation, I must confess that working from essential files is not the best way to maintain a translation p...
by jmk
30 Jun 2022, 17:28
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Project summary: No technology impact accounted for in business footprint heatmap
Replies: 4
Views: 10849

Project summary: No technology impact accounted for in business footprint heatmap

Hi,
Technology components (e.g. "technology products") are not accounted for in project impact capability heatmaps. Any reason for that ?
For example : impacts for "Drools BRMS" are not displayed in this view :
example view

Regards,
Jean-Marie.
by jmk
30 May 2022, 08:28
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Driver class not found
Replies: 6
Views: 14722

Re: Driver class not found

well the app fails to start now It's difficult to tell why the application is not starting withour error message.Just two guesses : 1) if it doesn't start *after* you just renamed your jdbc driver file to some driverX.jar' : there is a problem with this jdbc driver file; 1) in case you modified you...
by jmk
20 May 2022, 20:17
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Error after upgrading Java
Replies: 3
Views: 9980

Re: Error after upgrading Java

Hi Alex,
maybe, you could try one of the workaround described here :

https://appuals.com/fix-windows-error-2 ... g-java-vm/

J.-M.
by jmk
20 May 2022, 20:08
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Driver class not found
Replies: 6
Views: 14722

Re: Driver class not found

Hi, protege does not scan for driver jars its installation directory at startup. By default, It expects these driver files to be called either driver.jar, driver1.jar, driver2.jar. Did you rename the driver jar file when you copied it to the install dir ? regards, J.-M. PS: Expected names (driverX.j...
by jmk
04 May 2022, 17:32
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Link Application and Information
Replies: 3
Views: 9608

Re: Link Application and Information

Hi, Relation between app service and information views it may processes is indirectly done through functions : Application_Service --provides--> Application_Function Application_Function -->input_views-> Information_View Application_Function -->output_views-> Information_View J.-M. PS: I shortened s...
by jmk
22 Apr 2022, 16:40
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: v615: dubious JSON quoted escape
Replies: 1
Views: 7111

v615: dubious JSON quoted escape

Many views are not functional when instance names or descriptions are containing an &apos; character. <= Function eas:renderJSAPIText@common/core_utils.xsl is escaping &apos; resulting in illegal JSON expressions (e.g. "\^'" is not legal json per JSON Notation standard ). A fix wou...
by jmk
22 Apr 2022, 16:07
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: v615: new org.view is non functional ...
Replies: 1
Views: 7330

v615: new org.view is non functional ...

The 'new Style Group Actor Summary' cannot display any organizational chart as there is a bug in the org graph construction. The following diff should correct this defect: diff --git a/enterprise/core_el_org_summary_new.xsl b/enterprise/core_el_org_summary_new.xsl index 79d5cd8..9439de6 100644 --- a...
by jmk
21 Apr 2022, 12:52
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Link Business Capability & Application Capability
Replies: 7
Views: 14967

Re: Link Business Capability & Application Capability

About your other questions (BC/AC mappings): I'll let someone from eas provide an answer as, AMHA, it depends on what kind of interface you would like for these mappings : json, "out of the box report", java, javascript...

Regards,

J.-M.
by jmk
19 Apr 2022, 09:57
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Link Business Capability & Application Capability
Replies: 7
Views: 14967

Re: Link Business Capability & Application Capability

Hi Marco, you'll have to install the opensource version as explained in the download page to study the whole metamodel. You'll need the following components : 'java 1.8', 'Essential Protege Ontology Editor', 'widgets', 'Meta-Model' (there is no reason to install tomcat or the viewer in your case). N...
by jmk
14 Apr 2022, 10:36
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Link Business Capability & Application Capability
Replies: 7
Views: 14967

Re: Link Business Capability & Application Capability

Hi Carlo, I think you are looking for the "app_cap_supports_bus_cap", this relation/slot relates an app_cap to a bus_cap. According to the metamodel (Protége): there is not inverse relation for "app_cap_supports_bus_cap" so there is no direct relation from bus_cap to app_cap. Reg...
by jmk
13 Apr 2022, 18:10
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Webapp java sources no more available ?
Replies: 1
Views: 7217

Webapp java sources no more available ?

Hi,
subject should says all : it seems that java sources of the essential viewer are no more available since some (undetermined) revision ..

Do you plan to re-publish them, at least in some github repo ?

Regards,

J.-M.
by jmk
12 Apr 2022, 11:44
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Publishing a model
Replies: 4
Views: 11469

Re: Publishing a model

Hi Alex, when you write "if I try to call the model something different from "essential_viewer'"", is it that you try to change the name of the war of else are you trying to change the publication url in the publish tab of protégé? Tip : The url you use for publication in the tab...
by jmk
11 Oct 2021, 12:42
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Programme Plan view
Replies: 4
Views: 11163

Re: Programme Plan view

Hi Jean-Marie, Thanks very much for your post and commentary. As soon as I saw the note about the &quote character I realised what the problem was.......the names of the projects included in the programme had a common denominator - i.e. an abbreviated word that included the single quote charact...
by jmk
10 Oct 2021, 06:37
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Programme Plan view
Replies: 4
Views: 11163

Re: Programme Plan view

You may give a try to the attached file. You'll need a recent version of essential, though, at it uses xstl 3.0 capabilities (maps/arrays) which should be more robust than the text oriented approach actually in place. Edit: I'm unable to attach the file (not sure why). You'll find it attached to the...
by jmk
08 Oct 2021, 16:45
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Programme Plan view
Replies: 4
Views: 11163

Re: Programme Plan view

Hi Keith, essential viewer is sometimes not very resilient to syntax errors in its JSON data processing. Under Firefox I would go under the "Web developer Tools' to get a meaningful error message first; and then I'll try to search the culprit JSON data. With other browsers (chrome ? edge ?) , t...
by jmk
23 Jul 2021, 13:56
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Feedback on V7 new 'sliding' view style
Replies: 1
Views: 6945

Feedback on V7 new 'sliding' view style

Hi, ( see Sarah's post here : https://enterprise-architecture.org/blogs/new-view-style/ and the demo here : https://essentialviewer.com/demo/report?XML=reportXML.xml&XSL=enterprise/core_el_bus_cap_analysis_dashboard.xsl&LABEL=Business%20Capability%20Dashboard&cl=en-gb ) The sliding featu...
by jmk
30 Jun 2021, 18:10
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Not seeing all changes in Technical Reference Model
Replies: 12
Views: 23730

Re: Not seeing all changes in Technical Reference Model

Hi Matt,

By any (mal)chance, did you uncheck the "System is published slot" on some view related instance, (maybe a predefined one) ?

Jean-Marie
by jmk
17 Jun 2021, 21:53
Forum: Community Contributions
Topic: Application Architecture State
Replies: 2
Views: 57002

Re: Application Architecture State

Thanks Colin.
by jmk
01 Oct 2020, 12:28
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: (cyber)security modeling
Replies: 1
Views: 7705

(cyber)security modeling

Hi,
I'm trying to understand the model part related to security. Not an easy task as there is no report or references -- to standards or method -- related to it.

Do any exemple/prepopulated demo model about security_capability/solution/deployment/policy/controls relationships exist ?

Jean-Marie
by jmk
07 Sep 2020, 11:54
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Slot Value Checker
Replies: 3
Views: 10069

Re: Slot Value Checker

Hi Neil,

These calls to an external server do not behave well when essential viewer is used in protected network zones.

Could it be possible to make this feature conditional ? Maybe through a report variable ?



Jean-Marie.
by jmk
29 Jul 2020, 17:15
Forum: Essential Cloud
Topic: PowerBI Desktop (and Custom EAS OAuth2 Connector)
Replies: 31
Views: 60000

Re: PowerBI Desktop (and Custom EAS OAuth2 Connector)

Chris,

thanks for the pictures.

J.-M.
by jmk
27 Jul 2020, 09:09
Forum: Essential Cloud
Topic: PowerBI Desktop (and Custom EAS OAuth2 Connector)
Replies: 31
Views: 60000

Re: PowerBI Desktop (and Custom EAS OAuth2 Connector)

Hi Chris,

for those of us unable to use powerbi, would it be possible for you to post some screenshots demonstrating the kind of reports you defined through the connector ? Either here or on github ?

Thanks,

Jean-Marie.
by jmk
26 Jul 2020, 16:52
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Component application services missing in composite application provider summary view ?
Replies: 3
Views: 10415

Re: Component application services missing in composite application provider summary view ?

A related question (problem ?), this time about Application Info Dependency Model :of composite / component app provider ... Still on the demo, Starting from the view "Info dep". for component "BlackCurve" https://essentialviewer.com/demo69/report?XML=reportXML.xml&PMA=store_...
by jmk
26 Jul 2020, 16:33
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Component application services missing in composite application provider summary view ?
Replies: 3
Views: 10415

Component application services missing in composite application provider summary view ?

Hi, As an example, in the demo viewer, "AMS Fleet Solutions" is a composite app. provider containing "BlackCurve" as an app component. See https://essentialviewer.com/demo69/report?XML=reportXML.xml&PMA=store_55_Class1190&cl=en-gb&XSL=application/core_al_app_provider_...
by jmk
23 Jul 2020, 12:51
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: ReportXML.xml Documentation
Replies: 2
Views: 8777

Re: ReportXML.xml Documentation

Hi, ReportXML.Xml is somewhat related to the "Experimental XML Format" for protege frame. See https://protegewiki.stanford.edu/wiki/PrF_UG_files_all#Experimental_XML_Format] . Thereis an xsd schema file at https://protege.stanford.edu/xml/schema/protege.xsd In brief the tag tree is followi...
by jmk
16 Sep 2019, 16:12
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: [Essential 6.5 - Roadmap enabled views] : Uncaught SyntaxError: Invalid Unicode escape sequence
Replies: 5
Views: 15989

Re: [Essential 6.5 - Roadmap enabled views] : Uncaught SyntaxError: Invalid Unicode escape sequence

Hi Tshitshi,

You may try the xsl files in the attached zip.

cd <essential_webapp_rootdir> then unzip the file (do some backup before) .

J.-M.
by jmk
16 Sep 2019, 14:55
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: [Essential V6.5] Problem with JSON string Escaping in roadmap enabled views
Replies: 18
Views: 42110

Re: [Essential V6.5] Problem with JSON string Escaping in roadmap enabled views

Hi Jonathan, Can I confirm: Is it strings with apostrophe's in - the ' character - that are being broken by these operations? eas:removeQuotesFromString 1) Strings with apostrophe are indeed broken by a call to eas:removeQuotesFromString if the strings are already escaped. n this case, the viewer is...
by jmk
06 Sep 2019, 13:42
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: v6.5, Application Deployment Summary View : geographical locations are not displayed on map
Replies: 0
Views: 17532

v6.5, Application Deployment Summary View : geographical locations are not displayed on map

Hi,
Only countries are displayed in "Application Deployment Summary View".

This is not the case in "It Asset dashboard" where both geographical locations (point data) and geographical regions (polygon data) are displayed....

Regards,
J.-M.
by jmk
06 Sep 2019, 13:33
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: [Essential V6.5] Populated demo repository ?
Replies: 4
Views: 13865

Re: [Essential V6.5] Populated demo repository ?

HI,

FYI : it seems that the demo was updated las monday (September 02).

J.-M.
by jmk
28 Aug 2019, 09:53
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: [Essential V6.5] Problem with JSON string Escaping in roadmap enabled views
Replies: 18
Views: 42110

[Essential V6.5] Problem with JSON string Escaping in roadmap enabled views

Hi, the roadmap enabled views are great! However these views are unusable in French as there are many problems with JSON string escaping in the released code (v6.5.3). So, I would like to know the intent of the following two XSL functions (defined in the file common/core_js_function.xsl) : eas:remov...
by jmk
09 May 2019, 15:46
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Any plan to use xslt 3.0/ xpath 3.1 ?
Replies: 3
Views: 11920

Re: Any plan to use xslt 3.0/ xpath 3.1 ?

Hi Neil, The main reasons would be the new map data-type defined in xsl 3.0/xpath 3.1, and the associated serialization functions from/to json : fn:xml-to-json and fn:json-to-xml. As E.V. seems to rely more and more on javascript, this would simplify both native stylesheets and i18n handling. Jean-M...
by jmk
09 May 2019, 10:34
Forum: Essential Project Suggestions
Topic: attaching stats for views
Replies: 2
Views: 10762

Re: attaching stats for views

Hi:

You may try to install/use Matomo :

https://matomo.org/why-matomo/

J.-M.
by jmk
18 Apr 2019, 14:53
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Combine two views into one
Replies: 3
Views: 11599

(OOps / attached file) Re: Combine two views into one

Forgot to attach the file ...
by jmk
18 Apr 2019, 14:49
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Combine two views into one
Replies: 3
Views: 11599

Re: Combine two views into one

Hi Julian, > Then I would like to ask if and how it is possible to have a combination of pages, in particular >I would like to see in the same page both the application summary and the application dependency > mapping, is it possible or is it a dream? Not an optimal solution but you can embed an htm...
by jmk
18 Apr 2019, 12:14
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Add an isRenderAsJSString parameter to template RenderMultiLangInstanceName
Replies: 0
Views: 17392

Add an isRenderAsJSString parameter to template RenderMultiLangInstanceName

Hi,

adding a parameter isRenderAsJSString in the RenderMultiLangInstanceName (common/core_utilities.xsl) would ease json value escaping of protege strings.

Please see https://github.com/jfcjm/essential_view ... lities.xsl

Regards,

Jean-Marie
by jmk
18 Apr 2019, 12:05
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: information/core_il_data_object_model.xsl : mapping protege instance identifiers to json : dubious calls to translate
Replies: 0
Views: 17240

information/core_il_data_object_model.xsl : mapping protege instance identifiers to json : dubious calls to translate

Hi, I found dubious calls to 'fn:translate' in information/core_il_data_object_model.xsl. It seems that the author intend was to use "point json expression" to access the value of slots in json e.g (in pseudo code) : dataObject.translation-in-json-point-notation-of (instance/name) ... inst...
by jmk
18 Apr 2019, 11:38
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Any plan to use xslt 3.0/ xpath 3.1 ?
Replies: 3
Views: 11920

Any plan to use xslt 3.0/ xpath 3.1 ?

Hi,

do you plan to switch to a more recent release of saxon ? maybe switching from xslt 2.0 to 3.0;

Regards,

Jean-Marie
by jmk
18 Apr 2019, 11:35
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Issues / Pull requests on github
Replies: 2
Views: 10118

Re: Issues / Pull requests on github

OK, thanks.

Jean-Marie
by jmk
18 Apr 2019, 11:34
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: v64/i18n : default string ordering ( collation )
Replies: 1
Views: 8344

Re: v64/i18n : default string ordering ( collation )

Saxon allows to set a default collation before applying a tranbsformation : with the java API one must set the 'DEFAULT_COLLATION' feature in order to do so.... As an example with the cli : java -jar WEB-INF/lib/saxon9he.jar --defaultCollation:'http://saxon.sf.net/collation?lang=en-gb;case-order=upp...
by jmk
18 Apr 2019, 11:23
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: v64/i18n : default string ordering ( collation )
Replies: 1
Views: 8344

v64/i18n : default string ordering ( collation )

Hi, it seems that no default collation is defined in the open source viewer. In this case saxon uses the "http://www.w3.org/2005/xpath-functions/collation/codepoint" collation. In this collation the sequence ('e','A','f', 'b', 'c', 'E','a') is sorted as A E a b c e f thus separating upper ...
by jmk
12 Apr 2019, 13:05
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Issues / Pull requests on github
Replies: 2
Views: 10118

Issues / Pull requests on github

Hi,

is the github repo planned to be used as an issue/pull request manager or is it better to post
stuff in the forum ?

Regards,
Jean-Marie
by jmk
04 Apr 2019, 16:39
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Static Application Provider Architecture
Replies: 2
Views: 9724

Re: Static Application Provider Architecture

Hi, In the instance tab : in the "Class browser" part : search for the class ":APU-TO-APU-STATIC-RELATION" then in the "Instance Browser" go to the menu icons and open the last entry .. This entry allows you to choose which attributes are used as labels for instances of...
by jmk
04 Jul 2018, 13:44
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Language synonyms listed under correct letter in "Catalogue by Name" views
Replies: 4
Views: 13606

Re: Language synonyms listed under correct letter in "Catalogue by Name" views

Hi dag, you may try the files i the zip file attached to this answer . These files try to correct two problems : 1) essential viewer is unable to display architecture elements whose name starts with a diacritic (such as 'É' or 'Ç' in french) 2) essential viewer is unable to use alternative localized...
by jmk
19 Jun 2018, 09:12
Forum: Essential Project Suggestions
Topic: Using tabs for protege instance edition
Replies: 0
Views: 18154

Using tabs for protege instance edition

Hi, As some essential classes got many attributes I played with the use of tabs in Protégé. You may find the result interesting at it allows to simplify editing forms... Screenshot at 2018-06-19 10-57-48.png Remark: it is possible to use these tabs only by configuration of classes/slots. The attache...
by jmk
15 Jun 2018, 15:59
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Colors are not reset on valuechain elements in Projects to Business Objective Mapping View
Replies: 0
Views: 14048

Colors are not reset on valuechain elements in Projects to Business Objective Mapping View

I'm not sure what is going on here but I added the following lines in core_bl_bus_cap_2_change_footprint.xsl after line 639 ($('.threeColModel_valueChainObject').css('background-color', '#c6bd9a')) and the view seems to work now : $('.threeColModel_valueChainObjectDouble').css('background-color', '#...
by jmk
15 Jun 2018, 14:18
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Instance in cyrilic missing in the view
Replies: 5
Views: 4453

Re: Instance in cyrilic missing in the view

Jonathan, we have an analog problem in French (as we use letter with diacritics, such as 'É') :) We have done some modification to the xsl code for catalogs in order to cope with this problem. I can post a patch/diff if you are interested. Please tell me. Regards, Jean-Marie We’ll take this away and...
by jmk
15 Jun 2018, 14:10
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: (6.2 opensource viewer) Unprotected string (with quotes) in javascript code
Replies: 1
Views: 8504

(6.2 opensource viewer) Unprotected string (with quotes) in javascript code

Hi, some views relying on javascript are not rendering when quote characters are used in name or description instance. The attached file contains a patch against the following files : common/core_utilities.xsl : add a isRenderAsJSString parameter to "RenderInstanceLink", "RenderMultiL...
by jmk
21 Mar 2018, 13:27
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: "Could not clear Essential Viewer Cache successfully." [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 3319

Re: "Could not clear Essential Viewer Cache successfully."

Acl problem ?

I'd check if files under tomcat/webapp are owned/readable/writable by
the tomcat process user.

@+
by jmk
06 Nov 2017, 13:51
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Vanishing simple quotes using Import Utility
Replies: 3
Views: 3389

Re: Vanishing simple quotes using Import Utility

BTW, une tentative de traduction française pour le viewer :

https://sourcesup.renater.fr/plugins/sc ... e7;hb=HEAD

@+,

Jean-Marie
by jmk
22 Aug 2017, 08:47
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Multi-level parent child views
Replies: 5
Views: 15734

Re: Multi-level parent child views

Hi Sarah, Your answer is a real help for the graphical view on org structure (business/core_bl_bus_org_structure_model.xsl). But I think that @tmacfarlane was talking about the organisation summary view (enterprise/core_el_group_actor_summary.xsl). As far as I know there is no means to parametrise t...
by jmk
26 May 2017, 13:45
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: core_el_strategic_roadmap2.xsl throws error in browser due to special characters
Replies: 2
Views: 10766

Re: core_el_strategic_roadmap2.xsl throws error in browser due to special characters

The attached files should correct the problem you encounter.

You should copy core_utilities.xsl under webapp/common and core_el_strategic_roadmap2.xsl under webapp/enterprise.


J.-M.
by jmk
11 May 2017, 11:20
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: fr-fr translation available
Replies: 3
Views: 3368

Re: fr-fr translation available

About the diacritic issue in reports : we have created a patch against release v6 viewer.,the patch is available here : https://sourcesup.renater.fr/frs/download.php/file/5251/equivletters.patch Feel free to integrate it in the open-source (GPLed) release ... J.-M. PS: you may see related changes by...
by jmk
11 May 2017, 08:51
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: fr-fr translation available
Replies: 3
Views: 3368

Re: fr-fr translation available

We also find an issue with "catalogue" reports when item names are starting with a diacritic (e.g É,È, ...) . See urls below for screenshots. Our solution was 1) to add "letters equivalence class" in the language file, and then 2) to modify related reports... Incomplete catalog: ...
by jmk
10 May 2017, 15:08
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: fr-fr translation available
Replies: 3
Views: 3368

fr-fr translation available

Hi, you'll find an attempt to localize Essential for French at https://sourcesup.renater.fr/frs/download.php/latestfile/2064/essentialv6-fr.zip/ This zip should contains both an "fr-fr.xml" file and an adapted v6 metamodel. Feel free to integrate it in the essential open-source distrib.......
by jmk
03 Oct 2016, 17:21
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Where to capture Business Services
Replies: 6
Views: 19106

Re: Where to capture Business Services

Thanks Jonathan for taking over .... I would ask/remark one more thing, while we are at the Product related parts of essential : How does it come about that Product_types and Products are both in the Business Logical Layer (both are subclasses of the Logical Business) ? I would expect Products to be...
by jmk
01 Oct 2016, 17:42
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Where to capture Business Services
Replies: 6
Views: 19106

Re: Where to capture Business Services

Hi,
You have to use the Product_Type class to enter business services under essential

See the following description
http://www.enterprise-architecture.org/ ... _Type.html
by jmk
19 Apr 2016, 17:01
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: eas5 : Use of deprecated slot in roadmap related reports
Replies: 1
Views: 6086

eas5 : Use of deprecated slot in roadmap related reports

Hi, I'm currently working with strategic roadmap models and I noticed some discrepancies between the metamodel and the way related reports are using it. My problem is that related reports (milestone summary, strategic plan summary) do not display the KPI values for impacted objectives. I saw that th...
by jmk
02 Feb 2016, 14:25
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: App. provider summary : bad links to database dependencies
Replies: 1
Views: 3061

App. provider summary : bad links to database dependencies

It is not possible to browse from application provider summary to the database dependencies. There is a missing link in "linkClasses" for 'Information_Representation' The following diff should correct that : diff --git a/application/core_al_app_provider_summary.xsl b/application/core_al_ap...
by jmk
30 Mar 2013, 14:00
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Exporting Models to PDF
Replies: 5
Views: 7449

Re: Exporting Models to PDF

Hi Jonathan, In terms of ways forward, an option would be to produce an alternative view that uses something like the Plant UML rendering component (as we do for the Business Process Flows) to produce a PNG that can be zoomed, printed etc. Jonathan SVG would be a better format than PNG for that. Mor...
by jmk
14 Feb 2013, 19:57
Forum: Essential Project Suggestions
Topic: ev3 : global information flow between applications
Replies: 5
Views: 127468

Re: ev3 : global information flow between applications

jonathan.carter wrote: This view looks excellent.
Except that I'm not really sure that a "SAML identity provider" wouldn't be better described in the technology_layer.:)
by jmk
09 Feb 2013, 14:43
Forum: Essential Project Suggestions
Topic: PAL constraints and essential
Replies: 4
Views: 107928

Re: PAL constraints and essential

Jonathan,
Thanks for your detailed answer. I had no time yet to elaborate a reply. I will do it later.

J.-M.

Note: I'm a rather old fan of Jambalaya :).
by jmk
09 Feb 2013, 14:37
Forum: Essential Project Suggestions
Topic: ev3 : global information flow between applications
Replies: 5
Views: 127468

Re: ev3 : global information flow between applications

So, we advanced on this.... Now we get a view with (directed) radial graph with appProviders as nodes and flowing infoRepresentations as edges[/list] The graph can be difficult to read when edges (infoReprensentations) are too numerous thus we also added a control panel in order to filter unwanted e...
by jmk
18 Jan 2013, 14:34
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Cache error after sending snapshot to Report Service
Replies: 4
Views: 5109

Re: Cache error after sending snapshot to Report Service

This error maybe tomcat related.

I'd check owner rights for ${TOMCAT_ROOT}/webapp/essential_viewer directory :
is the tomcat user able to write files in it ?
by jmk
14 Jan 2013, 17:44
Forum: Essential Project Suggestions
Topic: PAL constraints and essential
Replies: 4
Views: 107928

Re: PAL constraints and essential

Some of this already works at the meta model level, e.g. the Facet Constraints tab is helpful when trying to identify instances that do not comply with the constraints of the meta model. I think what you describe here is more about working at the model level (rather than meta model). I was thinking...
by jmk
11 Jan 2013, 16:12
Forum: Essential Project Suggestions
Topic: PAL constraints and essential
Replies: 4
Views: 107928

PAL constraints and essential

It would be handy to have some way to check constraints against the architecture. Something such as: For each information I flowing from appProvider A to appProvider B then both A. an B. have to use I. The first step would be to describe such rules in plain english ... Another step would be to use P...
by jmk
11 Jan 2013, 15:58
Forum: Essential Project Suggestions
Topic: Integration tab: co-publish an rdf view of the model
Replies: 1
Views: 56544

Integration tab: co-publish an rdf view of the model

EAS chose to use the frame model for the essential ontology. That's fine as the open world logic associated with owl may be too open for well definite entities such as those defined in an E.A. But .. in some case it would be fine to have an rdf model of the ontology at hand *in the viewer*. Some use...
by jmk
11 Jan 2013, 15:42
Forum: Essential Project Suggestions
Topic: ev3 : global information flow between applications
Replies: 5
Views: 127468

ev3 : global information flow between applications

We would like to have a global view of the information flow betweenn application providers. We started some development using radial graph, starting with the project interaction view already present in essential. As the starting global view may be too dense: we are adding some controls to the report...
by jmk
19 Dec 2012, 17:50
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Dependencies for Business Service Interaction Model
Replies: 5
Views: 6333

Re: Dependencies for Business Service Interaction Model

The URL you gave lists the services. so I understand the suspicious style sheet is "core_bl_bus_svc_interaction_model.xsl". This stylesheet worked out of the box for me (I did not modify it). So this view should work if you follow the modelling requirements described in the manual page : h...
by jmk
18 Dec 2012, 16:39
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Issue with Essential Viewer (Tech. Ref. Model)
Replies: 2
Views: 4704

Re: Issue with Essential Viewer (Tech. Ref. Model)

Hi, In order for this view to have some content you have to classify instances of the 'Technology_Capability' class with relevant instances of the 'Taxonomy Terms' classs. "Relevant instance' for this view are Taxonomy Terms whose name is prefixed by 'Technology Capability Layers'. Say you have...
by jmk
18 Dec 2012, 16:12
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Dependencies for Business Service Interaction Model
Replies: 5
Views: 6333

Re: Dependencies for Business Service Interaction Model

Hi,
I had to modify some stylesheet and would like to know which report you're talking about.

The name of the used stylesheet is in the url of the report you are trying to view . Can you post this url or at least its the parameter part (after the '?').



J.-M.
by jmk
30 Nov 2012, 09:48
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: not able to create new project in Protege 3.4.8
Replies: 1
Views: 4643

Re: not able to create new project in Protege 3.4.8

Hi, Please correect me if I'm wrong but it seems that you are somewhat new to essential .... In brief : you don't need a database to start using it. Did you read the tutorial at http://www.enterprise-architecture.org/getting-started-docs/51-open-architecture-model ? If you are working Stand Alone, s...
by jmk
02 Nov 2012, 17:24
Forum: Essential Project Suggestions
Topic: ev3: basic search capability (source code in xslt)
Replies: 2
Views: 74313

Re: ev3: basic search capability (source code in xslt)

Hi, Thanks for this. It's quite similar to ideas we've looked at developing. As there is no technical roadmap I decided it was better to develop this tool than to wait for a new viewer release :). The license is similar to the GPL so you may reuse the code in next releases ... Be warned that I'm no...
by jmk
31 Oct 2012, 21:25
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Defining links to other reports EAM 3.0.4
Replies: 6
Views: 8400

Re: Defining links to other reports EAM 3.0.4

jmk. Thanks for your response. I figured out what the problem was (as always it seems pretty obvious once you find it :oops: ). Fine ... FYI, just in case you'd like to add some search capabilities to your viewer you may have a look to the following article : http://www.enterprise-architecture.org/...
by jmk
31 Oct 2012, 10:23
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Defining links to other reports EAM 3.0.4
Replies: 6
Views: 8400

Re: Defining links to other reports EAM 3.0.4

Thanks for the quick response. Unfortunately the linkclasses variable is not the problem as I already had this class in the list: <xsl:variable name="linkClasses" select="('Business_Objective','Business_Capability')" /> fail :( Also, the purpose of the report is to show our key ...
by jmk
30 Oct 2012, 18:24
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Defining links to other reports EAM 3.0.4
Replies: 6
Views: 8400

Re: Defining links to other reports EAM 3.0.4

Hi, Hi, I have created a new report to show the relationships between business objectives and business capabilities. Fine I'll take it if you release it :) [ .. snipp ...] The report works fine but the link to the next report (Capability Summary) does not. The generated URL http://localhost:8080/ess...
by jmk
26 Oct 2012, 18:59
Forum: Essential Project Suggestions
Topic: ev3: basic search capability (source code in xslt)
Replies: 2
Views: 74313

ev3: basic search capability (source code in xslt)

Hi, you'll find attached an xslt file doing a search of one word in the reportXML.xml file. As other stylesheets in ev3, this file may be run with the a PMA parameter in the invocation URL. If the PMA parameter is defined then the stylesheet cleans the value, downcases it and then search if the resu...
by jmk
17 Oct 2012, 14:42
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Report list not displaying in multi-user deployment
Replies: 4
Views: 6136

Re: Report list not displaying in multi-user deployment

Thanks for your help. I do have two installs one on Win XP and a second on Windows Server 208 R2. First, beware that I never installed essential on a microsoft machine... Nevertheless I see at least four things you should try :) I tried clearing the browser cache but that didn't work. Then I replac...
by jmk
12 Oct 2012, 13:11
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Report list not displaying in multi-user deployment
Replies: 4
Views: 6136

Re: Report list not displaying in multi-user deployment

I have installed Essential both as stand-alone and multi-user. ..... Some users experience the problem, others don't. I have tested both with IE and Firefox . As this depends on users I would first clear the navigators cache between each attempt ... Moreover, I think menu displays are driven by the...
by jmk
12 Oct 2012, 12:49
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Organization Structure Model Rpt not working
Replies: 5
Views: 33326

Re: Organization Structure Model Rpt not working

Hi We defined 1 Group Actor as our parent, with it's Parent Organization being itself This self-reference seems dubious to me, i would try without it. We added that Actor to the EA Support-Essential Viewer-Report_Constant-Org Model - Root Organization. Can you supply us with any more information? We...
by jmk
05 Oct 2012, 10:59
Forum: Essential Project Suggestions
Topic: Feature : skinnable plantuml output
Replies: 2
Views: 73714

Re: Feature : skinnable plantuml output

One use of such parameter could be, in the future, to allow for output of archimate like diagrams through the stereotype uml mechanism...
by jmk
05 Oct 2012, 10:58
Forum: Essential Project Suggestions
Topic: Feature : skinnable plantuml output
Replies: 2
Views: 73714

Feature : skinnable plantuml output

I just noticed that plantuml uses skin parameters to taylor its output. Skins may for example change generated (uml) components color, size or shape. Would it be possible to add some capability to essential in order to parameterize skins plantuml outputs ? I think this may be done through either an ...
by jmk
04 Oct 2012, 17:49
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Product, Channel Implications
Replies: 6
Views: 7486

Re: Product, Channel Implications

The Product class has a slot called 'product_implemented_by_process' which relates the Product to the Physical Process that is used to deliver that Product. OK. Physical Processes have no flow to define HOW they work - that is defined at the Logical level - but describe who is performing the proces...
by jmk
04 Oct 2012, 10:30
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: Updated roadmap ?
Replies: 1
Views: 3953

Updated roadmap ?

The roadmap http://www.enterprise-architecture.org/about/roadmap seems out of date to me.

Will it be possible to update it ?

Thanks,

Jean-Marie.
by jmk
04 Oct 2012, 10:26
Forum: Essential Open Source - Platform
Topic: What version of Apache Tomcat for Mac OS X installation?
Replies: 1
Views: 4783

Re: What version of Apache Tomcat for Mac OS X installation?

rhimbo wrote:Hello all,

1. Is Apache Tomcat required for standalone installation (I believe so from reading the standalone installation instructions
Yes
rhimbo wrote: 2. Which version will work, Tomcat 6 or 7 or either?
Tomcat v6 will work. Not tried with v7.

J.-M.
by jmk
03 Oct 2012, 12:54
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Viewing sample reports in Essential 3.0.4
Replies: 13
Views: 13130

Re: Viewing sample reports in Essential 3.0.4

We have some tools that we have built to extract content from repositories for the purpose of importing it into others, e.g. a new baseline version. We welcome any contributions and in this case, probably the simplest approach would be for you to submit the repository (Protege files) that you have ...
by jmk
03 Oct 2012, 09:27
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Viewing sample reports in Essential 3.0.4
Replies: 13
Views: 13130

Re: Viewing sample reports in Essential 3.0.4

I entered a bunch of open source technology products in my model and I wonder 1) how I may add these products either to the example or in the baseline. 2) If a specific license will be needed for external submissions or if the GPL will also cover initial data entered in the example/initial models. D...
by jmk
03 Oct 2012, 09:04
Forum: Essential Modelling and Viewer
Topic: Product, Channel Implications
Replies: 6
Views: 7486

Re: Product, Channel Implications

We can use the Product class ...... ... Product type lets us take this up a level of abstraction so that we can understand things like where we have more than one Product of the same type. e.g. I could be an electronics organisation with a Product Type of Mobile Phone and then have Product instance...