Mendix-SAP integrations: obtaining the MYSAPSSO2 cookie

Today I’d like to share some of the hurdles we encountered while working on a SAP implementation for one of our clients. While we had the luxury of the SAP SOAP webservices being custom built for our specific application, the implementation wasn’t as straightforward as you might expect it to be. In hindsight our greatest challenge had…

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Using SASS with Mendix

Since the introduction of the Mendix DX release (available from version 5.18 and above), using SASS with Mendix has become easier than ever. As someone who’s always worked with more “traditional” HTML and CSS, this introduction meant that I needed to investigate the implications this new approach brings for my work. While I had heard of SASS before, I never…

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String to Enum: Java snippet for quick conversion

Have you ever had to deal with converting a simple input string into an enumeration (hereafter: string to enum) equivalent? More specifically: conversion of a string that is the equivalent of an enum’s key value (not to be confused with its caption). Chances are that if you have, the approach when only using Mendix would look…

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Getting the Input reference selector widget a Mendix 5 look

So, to get things started on this blog, here’s a snippet for the Input reference selector widget (available in the AppStore) I recently shared. While the widget hasn’t seen any updates since Mendix 5 was released, the widget does still function. (Though I must immediately add that colleagues have reported that the widget does not function…

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This blog is up and running!

Hello out there! Welcome to my blog! My name is Dennis Kho, currently working as business consultant and Mendix developer at Mendix implementation partner FlowFabric. I’m 28 years old and live in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Dennis Kho’s Mendix Blog!? What’s it about? As the title says, this blog is now up and running! In the nearby future,…

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