Ant target: CreateJaasAuthData

CreateJaasAuthData creates the JAAS Authentication Data for the WebSphere Commerce data source. This JAAS Authentication Data object contains the WebSphere Commerce database user ID and password.

Important: This Ant target is to be used only as a part of WebSphere Commerce instance creation.

Called by



  • The Administrative server must be running to run the ConfigureCommerceServer target and any subtargets.
  • The file must exist for this Ant target to work. For information about generating the properties file, see Ant targets.

Required parameters

The name of the WebSphere Commerce instance with which you are working (for example, demo).
WebSphere Commerce database user password


  • For IBM i OS operating systemSolarisLinuxAIXWC_installdir/bin/ -DinstanceName=instance_name -DdbUserPassword=dbUserPassword CreateJaasAuthData
  • WindowsWC_installdir/bin/config_ant.bat -DinstanceName=instance_name -DdbUserPassword=dbUserPassword CreateJaasAuthData