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Variables

businessmodel

The name of the business model with which you are working (for example, consumer direct or B2B direct, extended sites, supply chain, or demand chain).

cell_name

The name of the WebSphere Application Server cell. Cells are arbitrary, logical groupings of one or more nodes in a WebSphere Application Server distributed network that are managed together by a WebSphere Network Deployment Manager. In this definition, a node is a single occurrence of WebSphere Application Server and the applications that run inside the occurrence of WebSphere Application Server.

db_password

The password for the database user.

dba_password

The password for the database administrator. Use dba_password if table and database locks require administrator privileges (for example if WebSphere Commerce is configured as an authoring server, or WebSphere Commerce Developer is configured to use an authoring server database).

db_schema

The database user ID (schema owner). This value should be the same value for db for development_db.

db_user

The database user.

development_db

The name of the WebSphere Commerce development database.

drive

The letter representing the drive on which you installed the product or component being discussed (for example, C:).

host_name

The fully qualified host name of the WebSphere Commerce Server (for example, wcserver.mydomain.ibm.com is fully qualified).

instance

The name of the WCS instance with which you are working (for example, demo).

locale

A language and country specific code. By default, WebSphere Commerce supports the following locales:

en_US

United States English

fr_FR

French

de_DE

German

it_IT

Italian

es_ES

Spanish

pt_BR

Brazilian Portuguese

zh_CN

Simplified Chinese

zh_TW

Traditional Chinese

ko_KR

Korean

ja_JP

Japanese

pl_PL

Polish

ro_RO

Romanian

ru_RU

Russian

Management_Center_component

The name of the Management Center tool or area with which to work. The values are catalog, marketing, promotion, foundation, and shell.

node_name

The short (unqualified) host name of the WebSphere Commerce node (for example, wcserver). A WebSphere Commerce node is a node in the topology that contains the WebSphere Commerce Server.

profile_name

The name of the WebSphere Application Server profile that is created for the WCS instance.

storedir

The name of the directory in which store-specific assets are located, as defined in the DIRECTORY column of the STORE table.

storeId

The store entity ID as defined in the STORE_ID column of the STORE table.

target_db

The name of the database used by the target WebSphere Commerce Server.

WAS_instance

The name of the WebSphere Application Server with which the WCS instance is associated.

WC_enterprise_application

WC_instance. For example, given the instance demo, the value of WC_enterprise_application is WC_demo.

WC_EAR

WC_instance.ear. For example, given the instance demo, the value of WC_EAR is WC_demo.ear.


Path variables

Ant_installdir

The installation directory for Apache Ant.

DB2_installdir

Installation path for DB2 Universal Database. These are the default installation paths:

  • /usr/opt/db2_09_05
  • /opt/IBM/db2/V9.5
  • /opt/IBM/db2/V9.5
  • C:\Program Files\IBM\SQLLIB

IHS_HOME

Installation directory for IBM HTTP Server. These are the defaults for IBM HTTP Server, version 7.0:

  • /usr/IBMIHS/
  • /opt/IBMIHS
  • /opt/IBMIHS
  • C:\Program Files\IBM HTTP Server

LC_profiledir

Path for the WebSphere Application Server profile for Lotus Connections. A profile is the set of files that define the runtime environment. These are the default profile paths:

  • WAS_HOME/profiles/profile_name

The Profiles and Blogs applications can be deployed to different WebSphere Application Servers as part of a Lotus Connections installation. Because of this possibility, LC_profiledir may also have different values for Profiles and Blogs.

MVCPortlet_installdir

Installation directory for the WebSphere Commerce portlets:

Oracle_installdir

Installation path for the Oracle database.

RAD_installdir

Installation directory for Rational Application Developer. These are the default installation directories:

  • /opt/IBM/Rational/SDP/7.0
  • C:\Program Files\IBM\Rational\SDP\7.0

refapphome

Installation path for reference application. The default installation path is...

WC_INSTALL/refapps/ref-app-name

...where ref-app-name is the name of the reference application.

SC_installdir

Installation path for Sales Center. The default installation path for Sales Center is:

    C:\Program Files\IBM\WebSphere\SalesCenter70

StaticHTMLAssets_tempDir

Temporary directory where you extracted the Static HTML Assets package.

TestAssets_tempDir

Temporary directory where you extracted the Test Assets package.

UPDI_tempdir

Temporary directory where you have saved the WebSphere Commerce Update Installer download package.

UPDI_installdir

Installation directory of the WebSphere Commerce Update Installer. This installer is used to install fix packs and APARs.

WAS_HOME

Installation path for WebSphere Application Server. These are the default installation paths:

  • /usr/IBM/WebSphere/AppServer

  • /opt/IBM/WebSphere/AppServer
  • /opt/IBM/WebSphere/AppServer
  • C:\Program Files\IBM\WebSphere\AppServer

WAS_userdir

Path for all the data used by WebSphere Application Server that can be modified or must be configured by the user. The default path is...

/QIBM/UserData/WebSphere/AppServer/V7/edition

...where edition is either ND or BASE.

WCBD_INSTALL

The installation directory for the WebSphere Commerce Build and Deployment tool. These are the default installation paths:

WCBD_DEPLOY

The common directory to store the server deployment package installations.

WCBD_DEPLOY_SERVER

The installation directory for the server deployment package created by the build process.

WCBD_deploy_toolkit_common_dir

The common directory to store the toolkit deployment package installations.

WCBD_deploy_toolkit_dir

The installation directory for the toolkit deployment package created by the build process.

WC_EAR

Path for the WebSphere Commerce Enterprise Archive.

These are the default paths:

  • WC_PROFILE/installedApps/ cell_name/WC_instance.ear/
  • WC_PROFILE/installedApps/cell_name/WC_instance.ear/
  • workspace_dir/WC

XML files in WC_EAR/xml should not be updated directly. See XML configuration directory for more information about working with the files in this directory.

WC_INSTALL

Installation path for WebSphere Commerce. These are the default installation paths for WebSphere Commerce:

  • /usr/IBM/WebSphere/CommerceServer70
  • /opt/IBM/WebSphere/CommerceServer70
  • /opt/IBM/WebSphere/CommerceServer70
  • C:\Program Files\IBM\WebSphere\CommerceServer70

WC_PROFILE

Path for the WebSphere Application Server profile for WebSphere Commerce. A profile is the set of files that define the runtime environment. These are the default profile paths:

  • WAS_HOME/profiles/profile_name

WCDE_INSTALL

Installation directory for the WebSphere Commerce development environment. The default installation directory depends on the edition of WebSphere Commerce Developer:

  • C:\WCToolkitExpress70
  • C:\WCToolkitPro70
  • C:\WCToolkitEE70

WC_USER

Directory for all the data used by WebSphere Commerce that can be modified or must be configured by the user. The default path is...

/QIBM/UserData/CommerceServer70

WP_installdir

Installation directory for WebSphere Portal:

  • /usr/IBM/WebSphere/PortalServer
  • /opt/IBM/WebSphere/PortalServer
  • /opt/IBM/WebSphere/PortalServer
  • C:\Program Files\IBM\WebSphere\PortalServer

workspace_dir

WebSphere Commerce workspace directory. The default is...

WCDE_INSTALL\workspace