About this task
On the Home page > Administration page click Refresh cache
to clear the Widget Container-related caches. This action forces a cached copy of a gadget or iWidget from the Widget Container cache. Refreshing the cache typically is used during development to allow a user to see changes to the gadget or iWidget immediately.
Running the NewsWidgetCatalogService.clearWidgetCaches() clears cached widget.xml files from your server without needing to restart your system. If a gadget or iWidget.xml has been updated and you want to force it to be reread by the system, simply call this command as follows:
Parent topic: Administering the Widget container
- Start the wsadmin client from the following directory of the system on which you installed the Deployment Manager: app_server_root\profiles\dm_profile_root\binwhere app_server_root is the WebSphere® Application Server installation directory and dm_profile_root is the Deployment Manager profile directory, typically dmgr01. You must start the client from this directory or subsequent commands that you enter do not execute correctly.
- Start the News Jython script interpreter using the following command:
If prompted to specify a service to connect to, type 1
to pick the first node in the list. Most commands can run on any node. If the command writes or reads information to or from a file using a local file path, you must pick the node where the file is stored.
- To clear the cache, enter the following command: