Common Installation Options

Before starting your server, you can add the following options either as environment variables or as Java system properties to the Java command line for your server:
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Before starting your server, you can add the following options either as environment variables or as Java system properties to the Java command line for your server:
If you want to
Add this system property
Notes
Example Value
Set the password for the system administrator (
sa
) user when you start your server
LAC_INITIAL_SA_PASSWORD
We recommend that you run this only at the time you install 
CA Live API Creator
. You can reset the password for the 
sa
 user later using this option.
For more information about how to change the 
sa
 user password using API Creator, see Manage the System Administrator User Password.
 
secret
 
Install the API Server license when you start your server
LAC_DEFAULT_LICENSE_FILE
Set the value for this environment variable or Java system property as the complete path to a valid license file.
After 
CA Live API Creator
 has started the first time, we recommend that you remove this environment variable. Keep the environment variable if you want to load another license file.
For more information about how to install the license, see Import the API Server License.
 
/Users/jdoe/LACLicense.txt
 
Set the password for the admin user when you start your server
LAC_INITIAL_ADMIN_PASSWORD
We recommend that you run this only at the time you install 
CA Live API Creator
. You would typically change the password for the administrator user using API Creator.
For more information about how to change the administrator user password using API Creator, see Manage the Administrator User Password.
Set the absolute path of the logging configuration file
java.util.logging.config.file
For more information about the syntax, see External Logging.
Set the URL fragment for the default account
LAC_INITIAL_ACCOUNT_URL_NAME
The default value for the URL fragment is
default
.
default
Set the name of the default account
LAC_INITIAL_ACCOUNT_NAME
The default value for the name is
<
URL fragment>
account
.
Have your server reach the admin database using the standard JNDI data source, regardless of other set options
LAC_ADMIN_FORCE_DATASOURCE
Set the value to
true
.
true
Set the size of the connection pool to the admin database
LAC_ADMIN_MAX_CONN
The value must be a number.
The default value for the size is
20
.
In production environments, this number should typically be approximately equal to the maximum number of threads for your container.
20
Pre-accept the EULA
 
ca_accept_license
 
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