Config Tool Activities

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This Article applies to Enterprise Portal 7.0. For more information, visit the Portal and Collaboration homepage.

Summary
This article describes a few of the activities in Config Tool. Author: Anil Dichpally

Company: Intelligroup Asia Pvt Ltd Created on: 23 September 2009

Author Bio
Anil Dichpally is working as Senior Consultant in Intelligroup Asia Pvt Ltd, Hyderabad. He has worked on EP, KM and collaboration, Webdyn pro Programming and Java Technologies. He is SDN Moderator for Portal, KM & C and Searching Utilities areas. . He has completed his M.C.A from Osmania University. .

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Features We have to restart SAP Web AS Java so that changes take effect.com/saphelp_nw04/helpdata/EN/e8/f48b33f9a3423c9e688dfa56330e79/frameset. Database is not required to start Config Tool. Config Tool can only be executed locally on the Java Central Instance Difference Between Config Tool and Visual Admin Config Tool Config Tool Path: usr/sap/<sid>/<instance>/j2ee/configtool/configtool.bat Visual Administrator Visual Admin Path: usr/sap/<sid>/instance/j2ee/admin/go.com 3 . With the help of config tool we are enabling the modification of service or manager module properties.com © 2008 SAP AG BUSINESS PROCESS EXPERT COMMUNITY | bpx. of the cluster nodes. For more in detail difference between. It gives you all the details regarding different services running in your SAP server.htm SAP DEVELOPER NETWORK | sdn. The Config Tool is called on the host where the database of the SAP Web AS Java is running. Incase we are dealing with Visual Administrator than we need not restart SAP Web AS Java No user/password required to log into Config Tool. It is graphical user interface (GUI) that enables administration of the whole cluster.sap. and all modules running on them. Database should be up and running.20 cluster elements. It works dynamically---restart not required. check the below links http://help.Config Tool Activities Introduction The settings of the Java Virtual Machine of SAP Web AS Java can only be maintained with the Config Tool.sap.bat We need to restart after changes done. With the help of this tool you can able to login & logout from the server. Authentication is performed using the log on to the operating system of the host but Visual admin we can do remotely.sap. Config Tool you are able to add and configure SAP J2EE Engine 6.com/saphelp_nw70/helpdata/EN/23/fa1f1e5f6841cf92c64dc19d79f290/content.sap. Config Tool enables you to run the server in remote debug mode.htm http://help.

Check whether the Config Tool displays the data for your SAP Web AS Java system and reload the current settings from the DB.Config Tool Activities Starting Config Tool: 1. a) Choose Connect to DB in the Config Tool menu. 2. b) In the newly opened window. b) Select the configtool. Start the Config Tool for your SAP Web AS Java. Where <SID> stands for the name of your SAP Web AS. c) Once you have reached this screen and the correct details are shown. Log on to the server where SAP Web AS Java is running. If the name of the second SAP Web AS that is running on the same host appears there or elsewhere in the window.bat file. Choose Load.sap. SAP DEVELOPER NETWORK | sdn.com © 2008 SAP AG BUSINESS PROCESS EXPERT COMMUNITY | bpx. return to task 2 or ask your instructor for help. c) The Config Tool starts. check whether the name of your SAP Web AS is in the System Name field. 3.com 4 . If the default database setting is set as No it displays the information as: Select Load button to connect to the database. This can take a moment.sap. a) Call the Windows Explorer and navigate to the directory C:\usr\sap\<SID>\<Instance>\j2ee\configtool.

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Global server configuration list the managers and services information.com 8 .sap.sap.com © 2008 SAP AG BUSINESS PROCESS EXPERT COMMUNITY | bpx.Config Tool Activities Select Cluster data -. SAP DEVELOPER NETWORK | sdn.

5) The below screenshots related with Cluster Instance ID SAP DEVELOPER NETWORK | sdn. 2) The VM parameters with their settings then appear in the window on the right. Max heap size is referred.com © 2008 SAP AG BUSINESS PROCESS EXPERT COMMUNITY | bpx.sap. The Java Home parameter sets in the file system where the SDK resides. You can also change the Max heap size parameter with the arrow keys. 4) Save the settings in the database by choosing Apply settings.Config Tool Activities To Check the Heap Size in Config Tool: 1) Select the VM Settings by selecting a dispatcher or server node of the instance in the window of the left of the Config Tool. The runtime parameters are on the General tab page.sap.com 9 . 3) The Bootstrap tab page contains the settings for the start process.

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com 11 .Config Tool Activities Reset Password: To reset the password: If the Administrator Password is locked then choose the cluster tab select the Secure Store – choose the admin/password/SID Key and set the value – choose ADD button and save the data .bat 2) Select the Data Source Configuration file .sap. UME and LDAP Data: 1) To Configure the LDAP server – choose configtool . 3) Set the appropriate connection data related to LDAP Source ID a) LDAP Server Type b) Server name c) Server Port d) User name e) Password 4) Set the User Path/ Account Path/ Group Path SAP DEVELOPER NETWORK | sdn.sap.com © 2008 SAP AG BUSINESS PROCESS EXPERT COMMUNITY | bpx.xml.Restart the server.

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SAP DEVELOPER NETWORK | sdn. Keep Alive Timeout now has the value 15 (unlike the global value. If you choose Restore to global. the entire entry is deleted from the local settings. Custom value.sap.Config Tool Activities HTTP Service Settings: Keep Alive Timeout: Under Global dispatcher Configuration -> Services -> Maintain the parameters related to HTTP Service. for which the Custom value 30 is maintained). The global settings are now used for this parameter again. you can delete the entry under Custom Value.sap. You can also reset the maintained vales to the default values or to the global settings. Select a parameter under the local settings (such as the Keep Alive Timeout parameter). Keep Alive Timeout parameter. With Restore to Default.com 15 .com © 2008 SAP AG BUSINESS PROCESS EXPERT COMMUNITY | bpx. Restore to Default and Restore to global are not active. the value 30 is now maintained for Global properties. For the local settings.

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com/saphelp_nw04/helpdata/EN/e8/f48b33f9a3423c9e688dfa56330e79/frameset.sap.sun.sap.com/app/docs/doc/819-0698/installconfig-53?a=view For more information.htm http://help.htm http://docs.sap.com © 2008 SAP AG BUSINESS PROCESS EXPERT COMMUNITY | bpx.Config Tool Activities Related Content http://help.com/saphelp_nwce10/helpdata/en/6f/258b2ef17d45a4afa45a00309a6a33/content.com 17 .sap. visit the Portal and Collaboration homepage. SAP DEVELOPER NETWORK | sdn.

sap. or seek to hold. including any liability resulting from incompatibility between the content within this document and the materials and services offered by SAP.com © 2008 SAP AG BUSINESS PROCESS EXPERT COMMUNITY | bpx.com 18 . code or methods suggested in this document.sap. SAP DEVELOPER NETWORK | sdn. You agree that you will not hold. SAP offers no guarantees and assumes no responsibility or liability of any type with respect to the content of this technical article or code sample. SAP will not be held liable for any damages caused by using or misusing the information. and anyone using these methods does so at his/her own risk. SAP responsible or liable with respect to the content of this document.Config Tool Activities Disclaimer and Liability Notice This document may discuss sample coding or other information that does not include SAP official interfaces and therefore is not supported by SAP. Changes made based on this information are not supported and can be overwritten during an upgrade.

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