Custom service collection
Use this page to view a list of services available to the application server and to see whether the services are enabled. A custom service provides the ability to plug into a WebSphere application server and define code that runs when the server starts or shuts down.
To view this administrative console page, click Servers > Application servers > servername. Then, under Server Infrastructure, click Administration > Custom Services.
If you are developing a custom service for a node agent, click System Administration > Node agents > node_agent_name. Then, under Additional Properties, click Custom Services to view this administrative console page.
- External Configuration URL
Specifies the URL for a custom service configuration file.
If your custom services class requires a configuration file, the value provides a fully-qualified path name to that configuration file. This file name is passed into your custom service class.
Specifies the class name of the service implementation. This class must implement the Custom Service interface.
- Display Name
Name of the service.
- Enable service at server startup
Specifies whether the server attempts to start and initialize the service when its containing process (the server) starts. By default, the service is not enabled when its containing process starts.
Custom service settings
Developing custom services
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