The client platform contains several configuration files that might require updates to successfully deploy and run applications.
® Portal administered client capabilities to deploy features, the install handler option is the recommended update model. The
Portal administered client capabilities do not permit querying of current values of the properties on the client systems.
Updating the rcpinstall.properties file
This section describes how you can update one or more element of a user's WebSphere Everyplace
® Deployment client platform by modifying the rcpinstall.properties
file. The installer creates and populates the rcpinstall.properties
file. Users should not make changes to this file. Only ISVs and developers should make changes to the file, however, they should not change the installed values.
Updating the jvm.properties file
This section describes how you can update the jvm.properties
Updating the rcpinstall properties file
This section describes how you can update the rcpinstall.properties
Configuring platform logging and tracing
® Expeditor Client platform uses the Java
Runtime Environment java.util.logging logging framework for persistence of all the platform and application log and trace messages.
Updating the config.ini file on desktops
This section describes the properties provided in the default config.ini file.
Updating the config.ini file on devices
On devices, the config.ini file is located in the \eclipse\configuration directory. This file can be modified to set Java
system properties, which are typically not specific to single applications.
Updating the plugin_customization.ini file
The plugin_customization.ini file sets the default value of the preferences used on the client system.