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Managing and Customizing OpenCms 6 by Matt Butcher

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Manually Configuring Settings

On occasion you may need to set or alter some of operating parameters of OpenCms manually. This section briefly describes the configuration files that OpenCms uses.

The OpenCms configuration files are stored in a common directory: $CATALINA_HOME/ webapps/opencms/WEB-INF/config/. The opencms.properties file conforms to the Java standard for properties files. For the most part, the opencms.properties file contains database pool information, but it also contains the MAC address settings, the server name, and the property that determines whether the installation wizard is enabled (see above).

The rest of the files in the config/ directory are in XML. Here is an overview of what each file contains:

  • opencms.xml: This file ...

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