Change to a federated repository on i5/OS

In a single server environment the WebSphere_Portal and server1 servers can be either stopped or started.

In a clustered environment stop all appservers on the system including WebSphere_Portal and server1 and then start the nodeagent and deployment manager servers before starting the following task.

To ensure the correct properties are entered use the helper file...

  1. Edit...


  2. Set the following parameters in under VMM Federated repository properties:

  3. Save changes to

  4. Run... wp-modify-federated-security -DWasPassword=password -Dskip.ldap.validation=true task, from the profile_root/ConfigEngine directory, to change the configuration to use a federated repository.

    • Propagate the security changes:

      Option Description
      Standalone cd profile_root/bin
      ./ server1 -username admin_userid -password admin_password
      ./ WebSphere_Portal -username admin_userid -password admin_password
      ./ server1
      ./ WebSphere_Portal
      Cluster cd dmgr_profile/bin
      ./ admin_userid -password admin_password
      cd profile_root/bin
      ./ -username admin_userid -password admin_password
      ./ WebSphere_Portal -username admin_userid -password admin_password
      cd dmgr_profile/bin
      cd profile_root/bin
      ./ WebSphere_Portal

If you performed these steps after creating the clustered environment, run enable-jcr-security on the secondary node.

Parent topic:

Updating the user registry on i5/OS

Related tasks

Enable LDAP security after cluster creation