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Enabling HTTP Compression in WebSphere Application Server 7

I know the correct way of enabling gzip HTTP Compression for a WebSphere Application Server is to activate and configure the mod_gzip module in the IBM HTTP Server connected/installed in this ...
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How to detect if “Web Services Feature Pack for WebSphere” is installed in Websphere server?

How do I detect if "Web Services Feature Pack for WebSphere "is installed in Websphere Application Server v6.1? I need this information to solve some classloading issues while deploying cxf ...
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Websphere JSESSIONID cookie overwrite between two apps on the same domain (different ports / context roots)

Background I have two webshpere apps app1 on http://example.com:9080/app1 app2 on http://example.com:9081/app2 (installed on two separate profiles, and both the ports and context roots are ...
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Where can I find WebSphere configuration files?

I would like to know where are the WebSphere configuration details saved? Specifically, configuration details that are shown in the Administrative Console (from the web) or from the console using ...
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How to install WebSphere 8.5 from Linux zipfile?

I'm trying to do a quick evaluation of IBM WebSphere 8.5 on my Ubuntu 12.10 machine. I downloaded a zip archive from the IBM website on a page called "Evaluate IBM WebSphere Application Server Trial" ...
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Websphere 7.0 Work Manager Max Threads Ignored?

I'm trying to chase down a bug in an internal application and as part of this work I noticed an apparent discrepancy between the "Maximum number of threads" setting in WAS (BASE 7.0.0.0 r0835.03) and ...
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Starting/Stopping IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) 7 from the Command Line

I've written a script to automate the process of starting, stopping, and restarting WAS7 from the command line. Nothing starts automatically on one of our staging servers, so I have to start ...
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useful JMX metrics for monitoring WebSphere Application Server (and apps inside it)?

When managing custom Java applications hosted inside WebSphere Application Server, what JMX metrics do you find most useful for monitoring performance, monitoring availability, and troubleshooting ...
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WebSphere memory leak com.ibm.ejs.j2c.ConnectorRuntime

The following represents the incoming references to a large amount of memory, seen in a primary heapdump file after an OutOfMemoryException in WebSphere 6: Class Name ...
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file link access via email

we have a server where an application is hosted. in our current configuration, our web server (IBM HTTPD) redirects all its requests to the application server (WAS). Now, we want to access a file ...
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Changing the port that the admin console runs on for Geronimo/WASCE

I am running WASCE version 2.1.1 I am trying to change the default port that the admin console runs on. I have seen it mentioned that default ports can be changed in the config.substitutions file but ...
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What port is the Websphere app server's admin app on?

I've started Websphere on my local box and I can't remember what port the admin app should be on. Any ideas?
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IBM Websphere Application Server 7 - Why aren't threads that are hung destroyed?

If our application somehow loses connection with the memcached server all the threads are reported as hung after 10 minues or so [28.04.11 16:50:15:831 CEST] 00000025 ThreadMonitor W WSVR0605W: ...
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accesslog websphere how to generate

need to trace client ip and how they are accessing the App on websphere app server. how to turn on the access.log (or similar thing) in WAS
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How to Verify if the Websphere Fix Pack was Properly Applied

I installed websphere 7.0.0.0 and it is my first time to apply a fix pack (25) but the web console is not showing 7.0.0.25 instead its showing the following. I tried checking it on command line and ...
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How to change IBM WebSphere Network deployment passwords?

How i can change the following for IBM WebSphere Network Deployment : 1- Deployment Manager Administrative console password 2- Application Server Password Note : OS is UNIX-AIX
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WebSphere - Horizontal Scalability

Does WebSphere 6.1 (not the ND edition) support the creation of a server group/cluster with multiple nodes possibility spanning across multiple machines. The idea is to create a horizontal cluster for ...
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how can i recover password of my local websphere server?

I forot password for wasadmin.So am not able to enter into admin pane.I want to recover the password.Where is encoded passwod located?How can i decode it?I am using same password at many other ...
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NFS Log Corruption

We several WebSphere application servers logging to a central NFS mount. Both the app servers and the NFS server are running in VMWare, the app servers are RHEL 5, and the NFS server is Ubuntu 8.04. ...
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changing IP address of websphere installation

i am not a websphere expert. we are migrating our websphere application to a different server (which has a different IP and hostname). we use WAS network deployment v 6.1. I came across some articles ...
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How to set up various websphere server inside a cluster

I want to install 2 individual websphere server (AppServer option in the installer) and later install the deployment manager and federate those server under it to make then a cluster. Any help is ...
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IIS 7 skip ISAPI for matched URI

I have an IIS 7 with an ISAPI filter installed which redirects requests to WebSphere application server. The problem is that there is a need to not to redirect some URI's (some folders with images on ...
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Cluster setup recommendation for a Java-WebSphere-SQL Server application

We currently have a Java based web application that runs on WebSphere and accesses SQL Server 2008. The application requires frequent code and file changes and hence we update the EAR files in ...
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Websphere 7: Getting 'Internal Server Error' when accessing JSPs. Servlets ok

I have just installed WS 7 on our stage server. The test server was done some months ago. I have deployed the same applications to stage as on test. One application is causing me problems. I call ...
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Websphere federated repository for Active Directory

What I am trying to achieve is to have Websphere 6.1 use Active Directory users authentication. Websphere is running on Windows 2008 R2. What I've done already: Succesfully setup a federated ...
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How to set IBM Websphere 8 to serve web applications on different ports?

I need to deploy two applications as WAR files on Websphere. Both of them will require only HTTPS access. Is it possible to run these two web applications on separate ports on same Websphere ...
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WebSphere - Jython command to view an Application's memory usage

Using IBM WebSphere Application Server version 8.0.0.1, is there a way to view the memory usage of a running application on the server? Something with Jython or Jacl? I can view the memory usage of a ...
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Tomcat to WebSphere - Server Contexts

I have a line that defines the location of reports and images in my Tomcat setup that has the following data: <?xml version='1.0' encoding='utf-8'?> <Context ...
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How to limit a webapp to a certain number of CPU cores

I need to set a webapp to run on a certain number of cores/ or all of them, on the server(depending on configuration). The webapp will be running on any one of the following application server's. ...
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Websphere Application Server CE V7 server not starting

I just installed the Websphere Application Server - Community edition V7 and everthing was fine during installation. Just after the installation First Step screen appeared and every functioning was ...
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Java Application can be published with Websphere but can't be exposed through IHS

I am trying to set up a Websphere/IHS configuration for testing a project in my development machine. I have Websphere 7 (developer version) and IHS 7 installed on a Windows 7 machine. I can reach my ...
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How to define mail from and host settings in Websphere 6.1 for Java application

Working with some older WAS 6.1 hosts (fix pack 25), and have a java app that sends mail from one host with a mail from field: nobody@nosuchhost.nosuchdomain.com ...
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How to configure WAS to show fine log level in RAD console

I configured WAS to log my class' fine messages (com.test.*=fine) in the admin console, but in RAD, the entries "logger.fine(message)" don't show up in RADs' console. Is there an additional step I'm ...
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How to increase the size of HTTP Post Request in Websphere

The HTTP specification doesn't impose a specific size limit for posts. They will usually be limited by either the web server or the programming technology used to process the form submission. How i ...
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How to increase heap size for particular WAR on WAS?

I have a WAS where a particular WAR file is deployed. This WAR file runs okay most of the time, however at times it would run to Java OOM issue. I'd like to know if there is any control to increase ...
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Websphere ND Dmgr - Application Server collocation advantages and disadvantages

In a Websphere Network Deployment Architecture, what would be the drawbacks of collocating a deployment manager server with one or more managed application servers on the same host? In other words, ...
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Is WebSphere server mandatory to enable sso in Domino domain?

I want to configure sso between domino servers . all the server are in the same domains. i have created the "web sso configuration document" and made the necessary chnages in server document. after ...
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Does WebSphere Liberty store it's process ID (pid) anywhere on Linux?

When a WebSphere Liberty server is started on Linux, is its pid stored anywhere on the filesystem, in a .pid file or similar? I'm developing an automated script that under some scenarios, when the ...
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access application through a specific node/app server in websphere

i have an application hosted in websphere 6.1. there are 4 application servers in a single node. each app server has its own http, listener port numbers. what i am trying to do is access the ...
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Creating New WebSphere cluster

I need to improve WAS perfomance and want to make cluster. I have two separate machines with WebSpphere 7 on it. As I see to do this, I need to add node from my second (remote) WAS to the first one. ...
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Install WAS 7.0 on RHEL 6

I am trying to install Websphere 7 x64 on RHEL 6 x64. I am using Developer edition. When I try to execute ./install on the command prompt, it waits for few seconds and then returns to prompt without ...
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Difference between JMX and PMI

I'm not a websphere admin but I understand the basics of JMX and PMI. I'm wondering what's the difference between them.
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Port numbers used by IBM HTTP Server and Websphere v6

I'm trying to understand what port numbers i can use to access my application both through the web server (IBM Http Server) and directly to the app server (IBM Websphere v6.1). What ports can i use ...
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How to change the hostname for Websphere Portal Server 6.1

I have a system with Websphere Application Server 6.1.0.35 and Websphere Portal Server 6.1.0.5. Now I changed the hostname. Since the official IBM note on this is not available anymore (400 Bad ...
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How to “gracefully” shutdown a node in WebSphere Network Deployment?

How can I "gracefully" shutdown a node on WebSphere Network Deployment 6.1? My worry is do not end active sessions when a shutdown is necessary. My intention is to prevent a node of accepting new ...
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Websphere shutdown not releasing database locks

Sometimes when shutting down Websphere there are database locks not released. As a result, when WAS is restarted nobody can work because of these locks, that must be removed manually by the DBA. It's ...
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How do I enable WebDAV write access in WebSphere Portal 8.0?

As an administrator in WebSphere Portal 8.0, I can access and modify theme-related files with a WebDAV client connected to http://servername:10040/wps/mycontenthandler/dav/fs-type1. I now want to ...
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Changing the scope of the object

Is it possible to change the scope of the existing object (such as JDBCProvider) on Websphere (more specifically, version 8.5)? I can't find that option in the Admin Console neither find information ...
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Unable to start Web Sphere 7.0.0 Server

I stopped Web Sphere 7.0.0 server using firststep.bat path (...\profiles\AppSrv01\firststeps).Now when I am trying to start I am getting follwing error ADMU0116I: Tool information is being logged ...
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Issue with accessing local server with IP address

Folks, I am stuck with a weird problem here. I am running a Websphere server locally on my Win 7 machine. Http port is 9081. When I am trying to access my application using localhost it works fine, as ...