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Work with data source properties files

We can use properties files to create, modify, or delete data source properties.

Determine the changes to make to your data source configuration or its configuration objects.

Start the wsadmin scripting tool. To start wsadmin using the Jython language, run the wsadmin -lang jython command from the bin directory of the server profile. Using a properties file, we can create, modify, or delete a data source object.

Run administrative commands using wsadmin to apply a properties file for a data source to your configuration, validate the properties, or delete them.

Actions for data source properties files. We can create, modify, and delete data source properties.

Action Procedure
create Set required properties and then run the applyConfigProperties command.
modify Edit required properties and then run the applyConfigProperties command.
delete To delete the entire DataSource object, uncomment #DELETE=true and then run the deleteConfigProperties command.
create Property Not applicable
delete Property Not applicable

Optionally, we can use interactive mode with the commands:


Results

We can use the properties file to manage the data source object and its properties.

Save the changes to your configuration.


Subtopics


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Extracting properties files using wsadmin.sh
Create server, cluster, application, or authorization group objects using properties files and wsadmin scripting
Delete server, cluster, application, or authorization group objects using properties files


Reference:

PropertiesBasedConfiguration command group for AdminTask using wsadmin.sh