The <object> element maps the plugged-in technology's constructors, attributes, and methods to JavaScript object types that the Orchestrator scripting API exposes.

See Naming Plug-In Objects for object naming conventions.

The <object> element is optional. A plug-in can have an unlimited number of <object> elements. The <object> element has the following attributes.

Type Value Description
script-name JavaScript name Scripting name of the class. Must be globally unique. Mandatory attribute.
java-class Java class The Java class wrapped by this JavaScript class. Mandatory attribute.
create true (default) or false If true, you can create a new instance of this class. Optional attribute.
strict true or false (default) If true, you can only call methods you annotate or declare in the vso.xml file. Optional attribute.
is-deprecated true or false (default) If true, the object maps a deprecated Java class. Optional attribute.
since-version String Version since the Java class is deprecated. Optional attribute.
Table 1. Element Hierarchy
Parent Element Child Elements
  • <description>
  • <deprecated>
  • <url>
  • <constructors>
  • <attributes>
  • <methods>
  • <singleton>