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Enhance the docker script so that we can use existing id and system databases during server setup

This is the docker script in question ( https://github.com/IBM/domino-docker )

In the docker_prestart.sh, it seemed that the following variables are passed via SetupProfile.pds

  1. $AdminIDFile : Presumably this is the folder where existing admin id is located ?

  2. $OrgUnitIDFile :Is this the folder where existing /OU id (if any is used) is located ?

  3. $OrganizationIDFile : Is this the folder where existing /O id is located ?

  4. $OtherDirectoryServerName : The name of the server you wish to pull names.nsf etc from ?

  5. $OtherDirectoryServerAddress : IP Address / FQDN of the server you wish to pull names.nsf from ?

  6. $ServerIDFile: Is this the folder where existing server id is located ?

  7. $SystemDatabasePath: The folder where a copy of names.nsf etc is located ?

However, even if we add these into env file, they are currently ignored.

Since as admin we often re-install / move / upgrade existing server, having those variables present would greatly save our time. Right now the only solution would be to replace those files on /local/dominodata after docker container is created and run the first time.

Tinus Riyanto - Prisma Global Solusi

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  • Jul 4 2019
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    Thomas Hampel commented
    20 Sep, 2019 08:31pm

    Second Server setup is possible, need to provide better documentation on how to do that.