7.5.2Converting DataPower Gateway for Developers to DataPower Gateway Virtual Edition

DataPower® Gateway for Developers does not include IBM® Software Subscription and Support. To obtain IBM Software Subscription and Support, convert DataPower Gateway for Developers to DataPower Gateway Virtual Edition .

Before you begin

Purchase the conversion tool from IBM Passport Advantage®. The package contains the conversion tool and installation documentation.

About this task

Use the ADD and RUN declarations in your Dockerfile.

Procedure

  1. Open your Dockerfile for editing.
  2. Add the following declarations to the Dockerfile.
    ADD idgversion.product.convert.tar.gz /
    RUN /bin/set-edition-product
    Where,
    • The ADD idgversion.product.convert.tar.gz declaration adds the conversion tool to the Docker image.
    • The RUN /bin/set-edition-product declaration runs the tool.
    product is prod, nonprod, or dev depending on the product that you want to convert to.
  3. Build the image with the docker build command.
  4. Run the image to start the DataPower Gateway in the Docker container with the docker run command.

Results

From the DataPower Gateway CLI, run the show virtual-platform command.

Depending on the virtual edition product that you convert to, the product property shows production, nonproduction, or developers.