Repository tools command to set up application configuration properties offline

You can use the setupConfiguration command to configure application properties when you're offline.


The setupConfiguration command is intended for environments where you set up the IBM® Engineering Lifecycle Management (ELM) through automated scripts, and have many ELM deployments to set up.
Important: You must shut down the server before you run the command.


Attribute Description Required Default
parametersFile The setup parameters for the configuration.
The parameters file contains values for the properties in the setup wizard.
Tip: The value for the parametersFile option is the same file that you use with the repotools-jts -setup command.
Yes None
repositoryURL The public URI for the application.

The value for the repositoryURL option is the intended public URI for the application.

Yes The file system path to the file. No conf/application/

where application is jts, ccm, rm, qm, gc, dcc, or relm.

logFile The path to the log file. No repotools-application_setupConfiguration.log

where application is jts, ccm, rm, qm, gc, dcc, or relm.


The following example is for Jazz™ Team Server. To use this command for other applications, run these options from the server directory:
  • IBM Engineering Workflow Management (Change and Configuration Management application): repotools-ccm
  • IBM Engineering Requirements Management DOORS® Next (Requirements Management application): repotools-rm
  • IBM Engineering Test Management (Quality Management application): repotools-qm
  • Global Configuration Management: repotools-gc
  • Data Collection Component: repotools-dcc
  • IBM Engineering Lifecycle Optimization - Engineering Insights: repotools-relm

For Windows operating system Open a command prompt and enter this command:

cd C:\Program Files\IBM\JazzTeamServer\server\
repotools-jts.bat -setupConfiguration parametersFile=C:\ repositoryURL=\jts\

For Unix operating systems Open a command line and enter this command:

cd C:\Program Files\IBM\JazzTeamServer\server\
./ -setupConfiguration parametersFile=/opt/ repositoryURL=

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