The [Ensemble] > [Ensemble Rule Editor]
page is where you create and edit business rule class definitions for all types of business rule. The page opens with the last rule you had open in the namespace. The tab at the left of the title bar contains the name of the business rule definition class. If this is the first time on the page for this namespace, the working pane is empty and you must either create a new rule or open an existing one.
Rule Type / Rule Assist Class
You can specify temporary variables in this field. You can use these temporary variables in the business rule. Each variable specification is separated by commas. For example:
Both tabs contain following set of icons. The following icons are available to edit the rule definition, rule sets, rules, and clauses within a rule set:
You can hide or show the Rule Assistant using the double-arrow in the right pane of the Ensemble Rule Editor. When you are editing a rule set, the expanded Rule Assistant
pane provides you with help throughout the editing process. It describes the item you have selected and provides a list of options based on your assist class.
Enter the alias name for this rule. Do not use any of the following characters:
; , : | ! * - $ ‘ “ < > &
Generally, this exists for some rules created in older releases before Ensemble stored rule definitions as classes and for continuing such naming conventions. If you are creating a new rule you do not need to use this field.