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: