A process is an encapsulation of an entire business policy or business process. Processes are made up of interrelated steps, actions, and rules. The following events can instantiate a process: Create, Assign, State change, Route (activities and incidents only), and manual (calling Execute).
The following figure shows a complete process.
The XML schema is described by wfprocess.xsd.
Valid process operations are:
- Create a process
- Delete a process
- Clone (make a copy of) a process
- Modify an existing inactive process
- Activate or deactivate a process
- View a process
The possible values for the eventtypecode field are defined by WORKFLOW_EVENT_TYPE.
The possible values for the statecode field are defined by WORKFLOW_PROCESS_STATE.
The processcode attribute is reserved for application use.
The possible values for the processtypecode field are defined by WORKFLOW_PROCESS_TYPE.
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