IntelliJ IDEA 13.1 Web Help

Some features described here are available in Ultimate edition only.

Web Tool Window | Context Menu of a Web module | Jump To Source |
Assembly Descriptor References

In this pane, define the <security-role> element that specifies a logical security role used in the Web application.

Based on the settings you specify in this pane, IntelliJ IDEA generates the properties of the <security-role> element in the web.xml descriptor.


Security roles are mapped to principals in the realm through the <security-role-assignment> element of the application-specific deployment descriptor.

Item Property generated in web.xml Description
Security Roles <role-name> In this field, specify the name of the security role.
browseButton Click this button to open the Edit Security Role dialog box.
Description <description> In this field, provide a description of the role.

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