The paper describes the steps and best practices for migrating an existing standalone WebSphere Portal 6.0 environment to a standalone WebSphere Portal V7 and should be followed by the majority of customers, even those in a Web Content Management environment.
The foundation for this document is the initial release of the V7 Information Center with additional information based on the outcome and experiences of our pre-release testing. With this document, we provide a more comprehensive guide and highlight some of the common pitfalls and mistakes when migrating.
Supportability Q&A about IBM Notes and OS X 10.10.x
Sat, Oct 18th 2014 6:15a Kenio Carvalho This technote contains questions and answers pertaining to installing and running IBM Notes on Apple's OS X 10.10.x Yosemite. You only need to download Notes 9.0.1, as mentioned, if you will install a fresh yosemite. I upgraded my Mavericks yesterday and only need to install the legacy Apple java. My Notes was on the FP2 level. [read] Keywords: ibm
SRVE0190E on WebSphere V220.127.116.11
Fri, Oct 17th 2014 6:11a Kenio Carvalho Last monday a customer reports the error SRVE0190E and 404 errors appearing sometimes for some users. After reading lots of trace the error was caused by the following: The customer has one IBM HTTP Server in front of two cells. One cell is WAS Cluster and another is Portal Cluster. The websphere pluging-cfg.xml is merged and then deployed on the HTTP Server. Reading the trace i discovered that the customer has two applications with the same context root installed. Solution: Change [read] Keywords: ibm
X Window and MAC
Wed, Sep 24th 2014 10:12a Kenio Carvalho I am using my MAC book as principal machine (i was a Windows user). Every day i need a ssh connection with servers to do admin tasks. On windows i use Mobaxterm the best tool i used to do things using ssh. My favorite feature is X Window to use graphical interfaces via x11 forward. There is no Mobaxterm for Mac, so i installed XQuartz http://xquartz.macosforge.org/landing/. To use the X Window start your connection (after setup XQuartz) using ssh -X user@server [read] Keywords: admin
Using WGET to download software from IBM
Thu, Sep 18th 2014 1:13p Kenio Carvalho A few months ago I heard that it was possible to download files from Passport advantage using wget on a linux terminal. Never needed to test this until yesterday when I needed to upload 3 GB of files to a server (home office to datacenter) that had no possibility of using a browser to download from Passport Advantage. What I did was the following: 1 - Log on passport advantage (using my laptop) and looked for the desired software 2 - I changed the download option for https 3 - When [read] Keywords: ibm
Q&A about IBM Notes Traveler support for Apple iOS 8.x
Wed, Sep 10th 2014 1:15p Kenio Carvalho This technote contains important IBM Notes Traveler support information for Apple iOS 8.x device users Q1. Is support for Apple iOS 8.x devices planned for day one for Notes Traveler? Yes. Notes Traveler 8.5.3 Upgrade Pack 2 and later versions will support iOS 8.x devices as soon as they become available. Q2. Is support for iOS 8.x devices planned on day one for SmartCloud Notes Traveler? Yes. The SmartCloud Notes Traveler environment will also support iOS 8.x devices as soon as th [read] Keywords: agent
How to enable Domino network communication on RHEL 7.0
Wed, Sep 10th 2014 1:12p Kenio Carvalho The new userland interface in RHEL7, Firewalld, when enabled, will block network communication of Notes and Domino. The TN 1683423 show how to enable communications using firewall or disabling the firewall. To disable: Disable the firewall with the command: "systemctl stop firewalld" and "systemctl disable firewalld". To query the firewall status, issue the command: "systemctl status firewalld" [read] Keywords: domino