Creating Metadata and Sample Reports for the Facebook Adapter

How to:

Create Synonym for the Facebook Adapter creates the metadata used for WebFOCUS reporting and DataMigrator ETL flows. It also creates sample WebFOCUS reports and DataMigrator ETL flows.

Procedure: How to Create Metadata and Sample Reports

  1. From the WebFOCUS Reporting Server Web Console, expand the Adapters folder, Configured folder, and then the Facebook folder.
  2. Right-click the configured connection for the Facebook Adapter (for example, FB) and select Show DBMS objects from the context menu, as shown in the following image.

    Show DBMS objects for Facebook connection

    The Create Synonym for Facebook pane opens, as shown in the following image.

    Create Facebook synonym
  3. Enter a specific application in the Application field or click the ellipsis button to the right of the field to select an application where the metadata, sample reports, and DataMigrator ETL flows are to be stored.
  4. Click Create Synonym(s) and Examples.

    The Create Synonym for Facebook Status pane opens and indicates that the synonym was created successfully.