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Dynamic Adapter Configuration

Hi,

I have a need to do the following in a receiver adapter (SOAP/HTTP):

- Dynamically set the complete web service url (that is http://host.com/somePath)

- Dynamically set SOAP action in HTTP header

- Communicate via HTTPS

Both URL and soap action is in XI received in payload from sender.

The above need to be performed in a way that is scalable - in time solution should be able interact with several hundreds of different web services.

Now as far as I know this is not possible using either SOAP or HTTP adapter.

SOAP does not allow for dynamic conf. of web service url.

HTTP adapter does not allow for a scalable way of setting the complete web service url and at the same time communicating via HTTPS.

I assume this is no bigger deal using adapter module in receiver SOAP adapter.

However adapter modules is not yet allowed at customer.

Anybody got an idea?

Best Regards,

Daniel

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  • Posted on Sep 15, 2007 at 06:02 PM

    Daniel,

    Did u tried the Variable Transport Biniding Indicator . I haven't tried , but according to the document in help.sap.com. It says we can set Dynamic URL/ SOAP Action.

    http://help.sap.com/saphelp_nw70/helpdata/en/29/5bd93f130f9215e10000000a155106/content.htm

    Please correct me if i'm wrong.

    raj.

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  • Posted on Nov 20, 2007 at 01:29 PM

    The receiver SOAP adapter requires a value in the target url attribute.

    Problem was I just inserted a dummy destination a la http://dummy thinking it did not matter what was written.

    This then turned out not to be the case. The protocal written in the adapters target url (http/https) determines what is allowed at runtime.

    So when I tried to set a https-url at runtime I got an error.

    So lesson learned: the protocol of the dummy value inserted in target url must correspond to the protocal expected at runtime. Only 1 protocol can be used at a time in the receiver adapter.

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