Repository tools command for adding or updating database tables

Use the addTables command to migrate a database to a newer release.


The addTables command is used to add or update tables in an existing database. This command is used when a Jazz-based application is migrated to a newer release, or when a component that includes database schemas is provisioned into a Jazz-based application. The addTables command also performs an online migration command in the background for the Change and Configuration Management application. For more information about the online migration command, see Repository tools command to run an online migration.
Important: You must shut down the server before you run the command.


Attribute Description Required Default Path to the file. No conf/application/

where application is jts, ccm, rm, qm, gc, dcc, or relm.

logFile Path to the log file. No repotools-application_addTables.log

where application is jts, ccm, rm, qm, gc, dcc, or relm.

noPrompt Do not prompt before updating the tables. No N/A
checkOnly Evaluate the migration without making any changes to the database. No N/A


The following example is for Jazz® Team Server. To use this command for other applications, run these options from the server directory:
  • IBM® Engineering Workflow Management (Change and Configuration Management application): repotools-ccm
  • IBM Engineering Requirements Management DOORS® Next (Requirements Management application): repotools-rm
  • IBM Engineering Test Management (Quality Management application): repotools-qm
  • Global Configuration Management: repotools-gc
  • Data Collection Component: repotools-dcc
  • IBM Engineering Lifecycle Optimization - Engineering Insights: repotools-relm

Open a command prompt and enter this command:

cd C:\Program Files\IBM\JazzTeamServer\server\
repotools-jts.bat -addTables\jts\

Open a command line and enter this command:

cd /opt/IBM/JazzTeamServer/server/
./ -addTables