Category Archives: WAS

Create a standalone WAS profile

In 64-bit platforms graphical wizard is not available to create profiles in WebSphere Application Server. So we have to use command based profile managment tool to create the profile, following command can be used to create standalone profiles: /opt/IBM/WebSphere/AppServer/bin/manageprofiles.sh -create … Continue reading

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Prepare CentOS for IBM software installation

1. Install the following packages for IBM installations: yum install -y compat-libstdc++-33-3.2.3-69.el6 yum install -y compat-libstdc++-33-3.2.3-69.el6.i686 yum install -y compat-db-4.6.21-15 yum install -y compat-db-4.6.21-15.i686 yum install -y libXp-1.0.0-15.1 yum install -y libXp-1.0.0-15.1.i686 yum install -y libXmu-1.0.5-1 yum install -y libXmu-1.0.5-1.i686 … Continue reading

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Asynchronous request dispatching

Allow Asynchronous Request Dispatching will enable enable the asynchronous request dispatcher (ARD), which enables servlets and JSP pages to make standard include calls concurrently on separate threads. Additionally, the initiation and the insertion of the include contents can be separated so that … Continue reading

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Change default profile in WebSphere Application Server

1. Run the following command to list down all the profiles: – WAS_install_root\bin\manageprofiles -listProfiles 2. Run the following command to set the default profile – WAS_install_root\bin\manageprofiles -setDefaultName -profileName profile2 Note: You can run manageprofile help command for details of how to … Continue reading

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Map Java EE application security roles to groups in WebSphere Application Server

Assume we have a Java web app in which we have two servlets Staff and Student. Staff servlet is suppose to be accessed by members of group All-Staff and Student servlet by members of All-student group. Those groups are defined … Continue reading

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Secure servers are only supported with IBM JRE 6.0 or above error in Eclipse IDE

After you install the plugin for IBM WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Developer Tools via Eclipse Market Place you may get the following error while adding the WAS v7.0 server in eclipse: “Secure servers are only supported with IBM JRE 6.0 or … Continue reading

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Creating Custom Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) Key Files for WAS V6.0 using a CA Certificate

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