Configure and launch simulations

A simulation object can be a Business Document, a Map or a Mapping Flow of a DML Mapping Project.

To make a simulation and launch it in Mapping Services:

  1. Select Run > Run Configurations.
  2. Click the DML Simulation folder on the left side of the screen.
  3. To create a new launch configuration, click the icon New launch configuration Add launch configurtion icon.
  4. In the Simulation object text field:
  5. Enter the name of the simulation object or use Browse to find it and click OK.A simulation object can be a Business Document, a DML Map or a DML Mapping Flow.
  6. In the Input text field for the test messages:
  7. Enter the name of the input data file or use Browse to find it and click OK.
  8. In the Output text field for the test messages (this is optional - a default is provided):
  9. Enter the name of the destination data file or use Browse to find it and click OK.
  10. Click Apply.
  11. Click Run to start the simulation.

The simulation completes and the resulting output files are displayed if the option was selected. You can verify the result of the simulation in the Console view. If you do not see the Console view on the screen, you can make it visible by selecting it from the main menu, Window > Show View > Console.

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