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How to create your own custom WFA dictionary to retrieve data from your own custom table in the Playground database

Hi all,

I had to create a custom table in the playground database, insert data in de database from WFA and then retrieve that data back later in a WFA custom dictionary (what I call “object”)

My table was to store CHAP credentials during a vserver-create workflow.

Then I needed to retrieve them again during a iscsi-lun create workflow, to have them ready as return values for the workflow initiator.

And as the chap-credentials are not included in any current WFA dictionary, I’ve had to create my own.

See attached word-doc for the detailed instructions.


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