The workflow view provides a task-based interface to the workflow system. In other words, the whole process of workflow is broken down into tasks, where each task can be assigned to a user or group, and progress on the task can be monitored. We will take an in-depth look at tasks and the tools used to work with them.
In Chapters 3 and 4, we looked at creating and managing content, and in Chapter 4, we examined tools for managing users and groups. These concepts will be employed here. Through the workflow view, we will be able to assign editors tasks to complete within the project.
To enter the workflow view, select Workflow from the View drop-down box in the top toolbar in the OpenCms Workplace.
When the workflow view is loaded, ...