Tag Archives: eScript

Client Side Business Service- Siebel Open UI

Writing script on client side in Siebel is a nightmare. In the name of IDE we only a text area where we have to write the code. Here are some of the major problems that I see with this

  • Formatting is a real pain as the only way to indent the code is spaces.
  • Hitting tab key will take focus out of text area.
  • There is no intellisense or syntax highlighting
  • Debugging is a pain.

While thinking about use cases of Siebel Open UI I wondered if there is any way we can fix these problems. After doing some analysis I found that yes it is possible to change all this. Below is the approach to implement the final solution: Continue Reading

Hyperlink issue with patch

We moved to patch in order to address few product defects but ended up with another product defect that caused error for the fields used as external application links. Let me explain the functionality first Requirement: A field on applet should display as hyperlink. When clicked a new browser window with external URL should… Continue Reading