Before you begin
To use administrative commands, you must use the wsadmin client. See Starting the wsadmin client
About this task
Files uploaded through the IBM
Connections Files component are stored on a shared file system, as described in the topic Installing IBM Connections 4.0
This command can be useful when restoring backup versions of data. See the topic Backing up Files data
for more information.
Parent topic: Administering Files
Installing IBM Connections 4.0
Backing up Files data
- Start the wsadmin client.
- Start the Files Jython script interpreter using the following command:
- Run the following command to locate a file stored in the file directory:
where fileID is the ID of a file stored in the database. The ID must be a string in the following standard Universally Unique Identifier (UUID) format: 00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000. For example:
The command returns the file path as a string, even if the file is not in use.