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Status Not under consideration
Workspace WebSphere Liberty
Created by Guest
Created on Oct 14, 2016

Liberty: Allow variables expansion in jvm.options

Please allow variables expansion in jvm.options of WAS liberty profile the same way it is possible in server.xml

Idea priority Medium
RFE ID 95894
RFE URL
RFE Product WebSphere Application Server
  • Guest
    Feb 1, 2017

    Simple use case (from many more complex uses cases):
    We have in boostrap.properties
    http.port=1234
    https.port=5678
    We need to have a system.property that is
    -Dcombined.ports={http.port}:{https:port}
    and {http.port} is also used in server.xml
    Q: how to we do that without repeating the values of the "http.port" and "https.port"?
    Thanks
    (again this is a simplified use case)

  • Guest
    Oct 20, 2016

    All the properties in bootstrap.properties are already available as System properties. For example if you have a property in bootstrap.properties 'bootstrap.prop=value' that is valid in server.xml using ${bootstrap.prop} and in an application using System.getProperty("bootstrap.prop"); There is no need to put the property in jvm.options as well.



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