Changing references to database administrative credentials

Update the aliases that reference the administrative user IDs and passwords used to manage HCL Connections databases.

Before you begin

This is an optional procedure.

Procedure

  1. Change the administrative user credentials using the tools provided with the database product that you are using.
    • DB2® Configuration Assistant
    • Oracle Enterprise Manager Console
    • SQL Server Management Studio
  2. To update the reference to the administrative user credentials that you just changed, change the credential information for the corresponding J2C authentication alias. In the WebSphere® Application Server administration console, select Security > Global security.
  3. In the Authentication area, expand Java Authentication and Authorization Service, and click J2C authentication data.
  4. Click the alias name to edit it. Refer to the following tables for alias information.
    Table 1. DB2 database user IDs and aliases
    Database user ID Description Alias
    LCUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access all of the application tables in the DB2 database.

    activitiesJAASAuth

    blogsJAASAuth

    communitiesJAASAuth

    dogearJAASAuth

    filesJAASAuth

    forumJAASAuth

    homepageJAASAuth

    metricsJAASAuth

    newsJAASAuth

    profilesJAASAuth

    searchJAASAuth

    wikisJAASAuth

    Table 2. Oracle database user IDs and aliases
    Database user ID Description Alias
    BLOGSUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Blogs table in the Oracle database. blogsJAASAuth
    DFUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Forums table in the Oracle database. forumJAASAuth
    DOGEARUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Bookmarks table in the SQL Server and Oracle databases. dogearJAASAuth
    FILESUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Files table in the SQL Server and Oracle databases. filesJAASAuth
    HOMEPAGEUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Home page table in the Oracle database. The same user ID administers the Home page, Search, and Updates services.

    homepageJAASAuth

    newsJAASAuth

    searchJAASAuth

    METRICSUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Metrics table in the SQL Server and Oracle databases. metricsJAASAuth
    OAUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Activities table in the SQL Server and Oracle databases. activitiesJAASAuth
    PROFUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Profiles table in the SQL Server and Oracle databases. profilesJAASAuth
    SNCOMMUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Communities table in the SQL Server and Oracle databases. communitiesJAASAuth
    WIKISUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Wikis table in the SQL Server and Oracle databases. wikisJAASAuth
    Table 3. SQL Server database user IDs and aliases
    Database user ID Description Alias
    BLOGSUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Blogs table in the SQL Server database. blogsJAASAuth
    DFUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Forums table in the SQL Server database. forumJAASAuth
    DOGEARUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Bookmarks table in the SQL Server and Oracle databases. dogearJAASAuth
    FILESUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Files table in the SQL Server and Oracle databases. filesJAASAuth
    HOMEPAGEUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Home page table in the SQL Server database. The same user ID administers the Home page, Search, and Updates services.

    homepageJAASAuth

    newsJAASAuth

    searchJAASAuth

    METRICSUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Metrics table in the SQL Server and Oracle databases. metricsJAASAuth
    OAUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Activities table in the SQL Server and Oracle databases. activitiesJAASAuth
    PROFUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Profiles table in the SQL Server and Oracle databases. profilesJAASAuth
    SNCOMMUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Communities table in the SQL Server and Oracle databases. communitiesJAASAuth
    WIKISUSER User ID of the user with a limited set of administrative privileges to access the Wikis table in the SQL Server and Oracle databases. wikisJAASAuth
  5. Change the value in the Password field to reflect the change you made in Step 1.
  6. Apply and save the changes.
  7. Restart the servers hosting HCL Connections.