Biml Language Reference
Principal Element
AstPrincipalNode defines a security principal that can be used across relational or Analysis Services databases.
  Attribute API Type Default Description
ConnectionName AstDbConnectionNode
This value specifies the name of the connection at which the principal is located.

[.NET API Property: Connection]

LogicalDisplayFolder String
Specifies a path that should be used for organizing the tree display of this object in the Logical View in BimlStudio.

[.NET API Property: LogicalDisplayFolder]

Name String
Specifies the name of the object. This name can be used to reference this object from anywhere else in the program.

[.NET API Property: Name]

PackageSubpath String
This specifies a file path fragment to use for emitting output files for this principal. It is most commonly employed to ensure that the output files for multiple principals will be placed into the same output directory.

[.NET API Property: PackageSubpath]

Type PrincipalType
This value specifies the type of the principal selected from the list of principal types recognized by the system.

[.NET API Property: PrincipalType]

Collection Children
  Child API Type Description
    <Annotation />
This is a collection of annotation items that can be used to specify documentation, tags, or other information. Annotations are particularly useful for storing information about nodes that can be used by BimlScript code.

[.NET API Property: Annotations]

    <CustomExtension />
This collection specifies the definition for one or more SSIS package containers that can be used to execute custom actions relevant to the creation of this principal.

[.NET API Property: CustomExtensions]

    <Member />
This collection specifies the members for this Principal.

[.NET API Property: Members]

    Multiple Choices...
This collection specifies the list of permissions that should be applied for the principal. Permissions are included from across the entire business intelligence solution, such as database and cube permissions. This provides a central location where all permissions for a given principal can be viewed and managed.

[.NET API Property: Permissions]