Chapter 48. Bonita Component

Available as of Camel version 2.19

Used for communicating with a remote Bonita BPM process engine.

48.1. URI format

bonita://[operation]?[options]

Where operation is the specific action to perform on Bonita.

48.2. General Options

The Bonita component has no options.

The Bonita endpoint is configured using URI syntax:

bonita:operation

with the following path and query parameters:

48.2.1. Path Parameters (1 parameters):

NameDescriptionDefaultType

operation

Required Operation to use

 

BonitaOperation

48.2.2. Query Parameters (9 parameters):

NameDescriptionDefaultType

bridgeErrorHandler (consumer)

Allows for bridging the consumer to the Camel routing Error Handler, which mean any exceptions occurred while the consumer is trying to pickup incoming messages, or the likes, will now be processed as a message and handled by the routing Error Handler. By default the consumer will use the org.apache.camel.spi.ExceptionHandler to deal with exceptions, that will be logged at WARN or ERROR level and ignored.

false

boolean

hostname (consumer)

Hostname where Bonita engine runs

localhost

String

port (consumer)

Port of the server hosting Bonita engine

8080

String

processName (consumer)

Name of the process involved in the operation

 

String

exceptionHandler (consumer)

To let the consumer use a custom ExceptionHandler. Notice if the option bridgeErrorHandler is enabled then this options is not in use. By default the consumer will deal with exceptions, that will be logged at WARN or ERROR level and ignored.

 

ExceptionHandler

exchangePattern (consumer)

Sets the exchange pattern when the consumer creates an exchange.

 

ExchangePattern

synchronous (advanced)

Sets whether synchronous processing should be strictly used, or Camel is allowed to use asynchronous processing (if supported).

false

boolean

password (security)

Password to authenticate to Bonita engine.

 

String

username (security)

Username to authenticate to Bonita engine.

 

String

48.3. Body content

For the startCase operation, the input variables are retrieved from the body message. This one has to contains a Map<String,Serializable>.

48.4. Examples

The following example start a new case in Bonita:

from("direct:start").to("bonita:startCase?hostname=localhost&amp;port=8080&amp;processName=TestProcess&amp;username=install&amp;password=install")

48.5. Dependencies

To use Bonita in your Camel routes you need to add a dependency on camel-bonita, which implements the component.

If you use Maven you can just add the following to your pom.xml, substituting the version number for the latest and greatest release (see the download page for the latest versions).

<dependency>
  <groupId>org.apache.camel</groupId>
  <artifactId>camel-bonita</artifactId>
  <version>x.x.x</version>
</dependency>