Chapter 7. Introduction to Admin Objects

“Help! I need somebody.”

—The Beatles

We all need help at one time or another, and trying to use or learn how to administer the WebSphere Application Server product is no exception. It should be no surprise that the administrative scripting objects and the scripting environment are complicated and complex. So complex, in fact, that a Help scripting object is included, and each of the other scripting objects have help methods to assist with the understanding of the object and how it can be used. This chapter discusses and describes the kind of help that is available from the Help object, the scripting object methods, and active MBeans.

The Administrative Scripting Objects

To administer the WebSphere Application ...

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