The wsInstallApp task enables you to install a new application into a WebSphere Server or Cell.
This task is a subclass of the wsadmin task and shares many of the same attributes. This task
is a wrapper for the AdminApp.install() command of the wsadmin tool. Refer to the wsadmin documentation
for information on the valid options available during application installation.
The structure of the wsInstallApp task is shown below:
The wasHome attribute is optional and contains the location of the WebSphere Installation Directory.
The ear attribute is required and contains the path of the ear that you wish to install.
The options attribute is optional and contains the set of options you wish to pass to the installation process.
The properties attribute is optional and it contains a java properties file containing attributes to set in the JVM System properties
The profile attribute is optional and it contains a script file to be executed before the main command or file
The profileName attribute is optional and it contains the name of the server profile to be used
The conntype attribute is optional and it specifies the type of connection to be used. The Default type is SOAP. The valid values are SOAP, RMI, JMS, and NONE. NONE means that no server connection is made.
The host attribute is optional and only specified if the conntype is specified. It contains the hostname of the machine to connect to
The port attribute is optional and only specified if the conntype is specified. It contains the port on the host to connect to
The user attribute is optional and contains the user ID to authenticate with
The password attribute is optional and contains the password to authenticate with
The failonerror attribute is optional. When this is specified the build will fail if any exception is thrown. The default is false.
To use this task, add the following to your Ant build.xml
Fields inherited from class org.apache.tools.ant.Task