Data source is a resource for obtaining access to data. This resource contains a connection string compatible with the FastReport .NET library connections.
Each data source is bound to a subscription; by default, a subscription has no data sources.
The data source contains the following properties.
Id— a unique data source identifier.
Name— a display name used only to display info for users.
ConnectionType— connection type, name of the connector from the FastReport .NET library.
ConnectionString— connection string compatible with FastReport .NET library.
DataStructure— data structure, an extract from the report template
.frx, used by an online designer.
User permissions for data source sources can be divided into 4 categories:
Get— obtaining any information about the data source.
Entity— data source information: subscription identifier, data source identifier, display name, etc.
Permission— information about user permissions to access the data source.
Update— updating data source properties.
Name— renaming the data source.
SubscriptionId— changing a subscription to which the data source is bound.
DataStructure— changing the data structure.
Delete— deleting resources directly related to the data source.
Entity— deleting a data source.
Administrate— administrator`s access to data source permissions.
Owner— editing the owner of the data source and associated permissions.
Group— editing the permissions of user groups.
Other— editing the permissions of the subscription users.
Anon— editing anonymous access permissions to the data source.