param element

Last update: 2023-08-01

Content model



  • @_operation (string)
  • @desc (string)
  • @enum (string)
  • @inout (string)
  • @label (string)
  • @localizable (string)
  • @name (MNTOKEN)
  • @namespace (MNTOKEN)
  • @type (string)






This element lets you define a parameter for calling up a SOAP method.

Attribute description

  • desc (string): description which concerns the <param> element.

  • inout (string): this attribute defines whether or not the parameter is at the input (in) or output (out) of the SOAP call. If this attribute isn’t specified, the default parameter is input (“@inout=in”).

  • label (string): <param> label

  • localizable (string): if it is activated, this attribute tells the collection tool to recover the value of the “@label” attribute for translation (internal use).

  • name (MNTOKEN): internal name of the <param>

  • type (string): this attribute defines the type of <param> element

    List of available types:

    • ANY
    • bin
    • blob
    • boolean
    • byte
    • CDATA
    • datetime
    • datetimetz
    • datetimenotz
    • date
    • DOMDocument
    • DOMElement
    • double
    • enum
    • float
    • html
    • int64
    • link
    • long
    • memo
    • percent
    • primarykey
    • short
    • string
    • time
    • timespan
    • uuid


Definition of the “serviceName” inbound setting of character string type:

<param desc="Name of the information service(s) (separated with commas)"
               name="serviceName" type="string" inout="in"/>

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