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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Aug 10, 2018

To have Revision history and the snapshot history in the Web PD

In the Web PD, it is not possible to see the Revision History and the list of snapshots that are already snapped in a particular process app/toolkit.

For the artifacts that can only be developed and viewed in Web PD, like CSHS, Service Flow, Processes, need to have the Last modified by in the over view tab.

Idea priority High
RFE ID 123468
RFE Product IBM Business Process Manager
  • Admin
    Owen Cline
    Apr 25, 2024

    List of snapshots is available in WebPD in "View Exisiting Snapshot" button (top right). EclipsePD Revision History is not compatible with repository persistence of WebPD edits. Repository also considers unnamed snapshot as internal/temporary artifacts that should not be exposed. Revision History of DB artifacts does not correspond to edit history in WebPD, thus should not be exposed as is in eclipsePD.

    The roadmap is to not implement revision history as in eclipse PD.

    Instead, the plan is to someday implement auditing.

  • Guest
    Nov 27, 2018

    For revision history in web-PD: If auto-save (collaboration-mode HYBRID) is enabled, it would be enough to show only "finish editing" events, not every save event. (As as side-note, I strive to change to explicit save TP as soon as possible for every environment I encounter, to be able to back out of any changes to an artifact. This would also reduce the number of events in the revision history.)