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[Tutorial] List of all packages needed to install Connections 3.0.1

The list of all packages needed to install Connections 3.0.1 is listed here: https://www-304.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24029336 You should also additionally install the following Fix Packs: List of Connections 3.0.1 installation fix packs WebSphere Application Server v7.0 FP11, IBM HTTP Server, Server Plugins fixpacks can be found here: http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=180&uid=swg24026855 IFPM12828 IFPM23410  IFPM24384 Installed Tivoli Fixpacks should be at least […]

New Lotus Connections 3.0.1 deployment on RHEL and Blade Center

Today’s day was really exciting because I have had an opportunity to work with Wojciech Wilk on the deployment of Lotus Connections 3.0.1 for the Polish Lotus user group (www.pollug.org). Actually the invitation to this project was flattering, because it turned out that thanks to my previous deployment experience, I was treated as an equal, […]

Lotus Connections 3.0 update to 3.0.1 version – step by step instruction

The promise comes to life. The document describes the full update of Lotus Connections. You will find out how to update Connections databases, so they are compatible with 3.0.1 version, and the Connections itself . The 3.0.1 version introduces a lot of new elements i.e Idea Blog. The detailed list of changes is included in the […]

Aktualizacja Lotus Connections 3.0 do wersji 3.0.1 krok po kroku | Lotus Connections 3.0 update to 3.0.1 version – step by step instruction

(For English readers only) The english version of the article can be found here: document (out of date) The english version of the article is being prepared, and will be available soon. In the meantime I can offer you my help with the proces, just leave the note below, or email me: send mail You […]

Tworzenie kopii zapasowej Lotus Connections 3.0 oraz baz danych programu – krok po kroku. | Performing backup of the Lotus Connections 3.0, and its DB2 databases – step by step instruction

(For English readers only) The english version of the article is being prepared, and will be available soon. In the meantime I can offer you my help with the proces, just leave the note below, or email me: send mail You can also have a look at the rest of the articles about Lotus Connections Niejeden o nich […]

Instalacja Lotus Connections 3.0 krok po kroku – Small Deployment | Lotus Connections 3.0 installation step by step – Small Deployment (Polish document)

(For English readers only – If you are looking for English version of the tutorial on Lotus Connections 3.0.1 installation, please refer to the official IBM documentation, which can be found under the following link: http://www-10.lotus.com/ldd/lcwiki.nsf/dx/Scenario_1__Installing_Lotus_Connections_3.0-Small_Deployment While you are here, you can check the others articles concerning Lotus Connections deployment and administration. All of them […]

[Quick Tip] How to restore the search engine in Lotus Connections

To restore the search engine, follow these steps: Stop the search server. Delete the index directory and all its subdirectories from the IBM Lotus Connections search data directory. Copy the backup index and all its subdirectories into the search directory. Restore the HOMEPAGE.SR_FILESCONTENT table. Import the previously-exported contents of the HOMEPAGE.SR_FILESCONTENT table if available. Restart the […]

[Quick Tip] How to reset index of the search engine

The following tip, comes from the IBM Lotus Connections 3.0 documentation. Enjoy. Check the value of the SEARCH_INDEX_DIR WebSphere® Application Server variable for the relevant server by doing the following: Launch the WebSphere Application Server Integrated Solutions Console. Select Environment > WebSphere Variables. Click Show filter function. Ensure that WebSphere Variables displays in the Filter dropdown menu. Enter SEARCH_INDEX_DIR into the Search term(s) text box and […]

Lotus Connections 3.0.1 Warehouse

On thursday I had a pleasure of attending to Lotus Connections 3.0.1 warehouse, which was prepared by Rafal Danecki – Lotus Collaboration Technical Leader. During the warehouse, Rafal talked about administration, architecture and deployment, extensibility, mobile LC, integration with Microsoft Office and many many more. The attendees have had an opportunity to get familiar with […]

[Quick Tip] Setting up search dictionary

If you want to support your language in the search, you need to enable specific dictionary file in the search configuratioin file. To do so follow these steps: 1. Start the wsadmin client (Network Deployment): \profiles\\bin> wsadmin -lang jython -user -password -port 2. After that, open the configuration file of the search application Standalone: execfile(“searchAdmin.py”) […]