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Changing the system name by using a direct connection to the database

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To automate system name changes, use the command-line tool that uses a direct connection to the database. This is most commonly done for a stopped instance.

The original system name that was set during system installation is specified in the system.name property in the setupDatabase.properties file. Complete the following steps to change the system name in the database.

  1. Configure the common properties of the prpcUtils.properties file.

    Property name Value
    pega.jdbc.driver.jar Path to the database driver .jar file.
    pega.jdbc.driver.class The database driver class.
    pega.database.type Database vendor type.
    pega.jdbc.url URL of your database.
    pega.jdbc.username Database user name.
    pega.jdbc.password Database password.
    rules.schema.name If you use a split schema, the value for the rules schema name. If you do not use a split schema, the value for the schema name.
    data.schema.name If you use a split schema, the value for the data schema name.

  2. Configure the system name change property of the prpcUtils.properties file.

    Property name Value
    system.newName The new name for your system
  3. Save and close the prpcUtils.properties file.

  4. Run the prpcUtils.bat or prpcUtils.sh script with the changeSystemName option, for example: prpcUtils.bat changeSystemName

  5. Optional:

    Pass one or more arguments.

    prpcUtils script argument Value
    connPropFile The full path to the connection.properties file that includes information for multiple targets.
    driverClass Your JDBC driver class. For example, oracle.jdbc.OracleDriver.
    driverJAR Location of your JDBC .jar file.
    dbType Database vendor type, such as mssql, udb, oracledate, postgres, and db2zos.
    dbURL JDBC URL to the database.
    dbUser Database user name.
    dbPassword Database password.
    archivePath Full path to the archive to be imported or exported.
    propFile The full path to the properties file, to override the default prpcUtils.properties.
    hfixAction If manageHotfixes is selected, sets the hotfix operation. Valid values are commit, rollback, generateDDL, install, and scan.
    rulesSchema The rules schema.
    dataSchema The data schema.
    noFailOnError Set to true or false. When enabled, instances that fail to import are skipped and import continues instead of failing.
    U Pega user name.
    P Pega password.
    accessGroup AccessGroup in which the Rule-Declare-Index of the classes being exposed exists. Applicable for the expose utility if --U or --P are not provided.

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