HPE / Microfocus Octane AddOn Configuration

Octane Addon communicates with Octane - Micro Focus/HPE using REST API. Configuration settings are defined in config.properties file located in /www/config/ folder.

You may use any text editor to add/update settings.


Minimum Configuration

First pick a unique name for your Octane system, e.g. MYOCTANE, The name must be in uppercase.

Copy and paste following settings into config.properties and adjust the values to yours:

ADDON.MYOCTANE.AUTH.PASSWORD=password/access token
ADDON.MYOCTANE.AUTH.USERNAME=userid
ADDON.MYOCTANE.BUG.ENABLED=true
ADDON.MYOCTANE.CLASS=com.webmbt.alm.addon.AddOnOctane
ADDON.MYOCTANE.REQ.ENABLED=true
ADDON.MYOCTANE.URL=https://myco.saas.hpe.com
ADDON.MYOCTANE.REQ.QUERY=subtype EQ 'requirement_document'

You may supply following to replace USERNAME/PASSSWORD to login with client id/secrete:

  • ADDON.MYOCTANE.AUTH.CLIENT_ID=clientId
  • ADDON.MYOCTANE.AUTH.CLIENT_SECRET=clientSecret

Enable Octane AddOn for Models

Each model that needs to access Octane for requirement or defects must also be configured:

Requirements Setting

  • SHARED_SPACE=shared space id, required
  • WORKSPACE=workspace id, required
  • REQ_QUERY=additional query clause to filter requirements

Defect Setting

  • SHARED_SPACE=shared space id, required
  • WORKSPACE=workspace id, required
  • BUG_QUERY=additional query clause to filter defects

AddOn Settings

AddOn Settings are defined in file www/config/config.properties:

  • ADDON.MYOCTANE.AUTH.USERNAME=userid, use USERNAME/PASSWORD or CLIENT_ID/CLIENT_SECRETE
  • ADDON.MYOCTANE.AUTH.PASSWORD=password/access token
  • ADDON.MYOCTANE.AUTH.CLIENT_ID=clientId
  • ADDON.MYOCTANE.AUTH.CLIENT_SECRET=clientSecret
  • ADDON.MYOCTANE.BUG.ENABLED=true
  • ADDON.MYOCTANE.CLASS=com.webmbt.alm.addon.AddOnOctane
  • ADDON.MYOCTANE.REQ.ENABLED=true
  • ADDON.MYOCTANE.URL=url pointing to your Octane hosted server
  • ADDON.MYOCTANE.REQ.QUERY=additional query clause to filter requirements, overridden by model setting
  • ADDON.MYOCTANE.BUG.QUERY=additional query clause to filter defects, overridden by model setting
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