Secret Configurations

This feature allows the owner of the application to save configurations that can be loaded by an URL parameter. The saved credentials will take effect but will not be revealed to the user.

Configurations can be saved through a page on a secret url ( Example configuration

The configguration above can be referenced using #cfg_id parameter:


To activate this feature there are 2 things the application owner needs to configure:

Both tasks are done in IBM Cloud app pages.

Connect the Cloudant DB service

You might need to provision the Cloudant DB from the catalog first. env

Specify the secret URL

Set the saved_config_url environment variable: env