Enabling interim fix JR52207

You must complete these steps to adopt the fix in this APAR.

Before you begin

  1. Install the interim fix for APAR JR52207.
  2. Backup your existing search directory if you have customized the current search index preprocessing templates:
    • SolarisLinuxAIXWindowsWC_installdir/instances/instance_name/search
    • For IBM i OS operating system/search
    • WebSphere Commerce DeveloperWCDE_installdir\search
  3. Ensure that the WebSphere Commerce search server is stopped.
  4. WebSphere Commerce DeveloperEnsure that the WebSphere Commerce test server is stopped.


  1. Delete the following directories:
    • solrhome/MC_MasterCatalogId
    • SolarisLinuxAIXWindowsWC_installdir/instances/instance_name/search/pre-processConfig
    • For IBM i OS operating system/search/pre-processConfig
    • WebSphere Commerce DeveloperWCDE_installdir\search\pre-processConfig
  2. Start the WebSphere Commerce search server and WebSphere Commerce instance.
  3. Recreate the search directory structure by completing the following task: Setting up the WebSphere Commerce search index structure.
  4. Merge your customizations back into the newly-created templates, if necessary.
  5. Preprocess the WebSphere Commerce search index.
  6. Build the WebSphere Commerce search index.