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Compiere 3 by Andries L Pretorius

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Setting up a basic approval workflow

Compiere's workflow processes form an integral part of the system. In this section we are going to learn how to setup a basic approval workflow for a document within Compiere.

The system definitions are as follows:

  • A workflow is made up of a node and transitions.
  • A node refers to a piece of work.
  • A transition is the action to get to the next node, based on a logical condition.
  • The workflow process is the active workflow and an activity for the processing of the active node (an activity also may have multiple parallel processes).
  • A workflow also has an active State. A Workflow State refers to whether the workflow is running, not running, not started, completed, aborted, or terminated.
  • Nodes also have Owners or Responsible ...

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