Creating a dictionary

A dictionary is an Oracle Business rules container for facts, functions, globals, Bucketsets, links, decision functions, and rulesets. A dictionary is an XML file that stores the application's rulesets and the Data model. Dictionaries can link to other dictionaries. Oracle JDeveloper creates an Oracle Business rules dictionary in a ''rules'' file.


You can create as many dictionaries as you need. A dictionary may contain any number of rulesets.

Rules dictionaries are use to hold rule facts, functions, tables, and other components.

How to do it...

In this section, you will create a rules dictionary:

  1. Start Oracle JDeveloper, select Default Role, and click OK.
  2. Go to Application Navigator | Project and click on the process

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