Using the full potential of Jython to build compact and maintainable wsadmin scripts

Leveraging dictionaries, lists, functional programming, classes, packages, and more

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Andrew Simms, Consulting IT Specialist

First published: January 16, 2008

Most script writers code Jython scripts in the same style as they code Jacl and shell scripts, but Jython provides language constructs that can produce more compact, intuitive, readable -- and therefore more maintainable -- configuration and administration scripts for IBM WebSphere Application Server. This article demonstrates how to use dictionaries, lists, function parameter passing, functional programming, classes, modules, packages, regular expressions and threads with wsadmin-oriented examples.

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