Welcome to the Domino AppDev Pack.
The AppDev Pack primarily adds Node.js support to HCL Domino Server. It includes these components:
- The Proton Domino server add-in task. An administrator installs and configures Proton on one or more Domino servers. If you are a Domino administrator, start with the Administration Overview page.
- The @domino/domino-db Node.js module. A developer uses this module from a Node.js application. This module uses Proton to perform operations on documents in a server database. If you are a developer, start with the API Documentation page.
- The com.hcl.domino.db Java API. A developer uses this API from a Java application. The API uses Proton to perform operations on documents in a server database. If you are a developer, start with the java-docs jar provided in AppDev pack kit.
- The Node.js based Identity and Access Management service, IAM. An administrator deploys IAM aside Domino. For more information, start with the IAM Overview page. A developer uses the IAM client library in their Node.js application to build applications that access Domino resources through:
What's New in Release 1.0.5
Release 1.0.5 includes the following changes:
Support for the following:
- Domino server V10.0.1FP5 or later
- Domino server V11.0.1 or later
- Node.js V12
- (Preview) Java 1.8 or later
(Preview) A new JAR file with the com.hcl.domino.db API. This API is similar to the Node.js @domino/domino-db API, but does not yet support, rich text, agents, and Act-as-User operations. See install kit for information about the Java Doc.
A new way to configure the Domino server AppDev pack components. The AppDev Pack kit contains a new database template from which the Domino administrator creates the configuration database, adpconfig.nsf. For installation details see here.
Improved reliability for long running Proton applications.
Instructions for the
@domino/domino-db support for duplicate items using the
duplicateItemsproperty. Use this optional property to read and write items in a document with the same name. See here for more details.
- Support for a related property,
canonicalFormat. Use this property to request that item data be provided in a canonical format. See here for more details.
- Support for a related property,
What's New in Release 1.0.4
Release 1.0.4 includes the following changes:
- Support for Domino 11.01 or later and Domino 10.0.1FP4 or later. The AppDev Pack install kit includes separate archives for each major Domino release. See installation instructions for more details.
- domino-db support for rich text items in Notes documents. See here for more details.
- domino-db support for running agents in a Notes database. See here and here for more details.
- Proton request rate limiting for rogue applications. See here for more details.
- Proton console log messages are now written to log.nsf on the Domino server.
PROTON_USE_LOGNSFNotes.ini in Proton Administration to revert to the old behavior of only writing to the
What's New in Release 1.0.3
Release 1.0.3 includes the following changes:
- Bug fix to a corruption bug for some attachments uploaded using Proton on Windows.
- A Step-by-Step Setup Guide to configure the AppDev Pack components.
- Requires either Domino Server 10.0.1 Fix Pack 4 or Domino Server 11. Note that Domino 11 will be available before Domino 10.0.1 Fix Pack 4.
What's New in Release 1.0.2
Release 1.0.2 includes the following new features:
(Preview) A domino-db application may now request the ability to make Proton requests on behalf of a user. The feature, collectively named Act-as-User is implemented across multiple components from the AppDev pack. For details, see:
The ability to create and read Names, Readers and Authors items.
The ability to create, read and delete attachments. See Attachments for details.
The ability for Proton to update the Domino directory with an application's certificate. See details here.
What's New in Release 1.0.1
Release 1.0.1 includes the following new features:
- IAM service is officially released.
- Microsoft Windows support. Both Proton and IAM can now be deployed to Windows.
- Compute with form support for create, read and update operations. See Compute with form for details.
- The ability to read and write $REF items. For more information, see NOTEREF_LIST.
- A test script for verifying your connection to Proton. For more information, see Proton Test Script.
- Node.js 10.x support. This version of domino-db was tested with Node.js 10.x. Previous versions of Node.js are deprecated, and subsequent versions are not yet supported.