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How-To Java JDK Upgrade in CA Access Gateway (SPS)

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Article ID: 36535

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Products

CA Single Sign On Secure Proxy Server (SiteMinder) CA Single Sign On SOA Security Manager (SiteMinder) CA Single Sign-On SITEMINDER

Issue/Introduction

 

How to upgrade the Java JDK on CA Access Gateway (SPS) installation?

 

Environment


Windows,Linux
 

Resolution

 

Follow these steps to tell the SPS to use the new versions.

Windows

  1. Edit the SmSpsProxyEngine.properties found in \CA\secure-proxy\proxy-engine\conf\;
  2. Look for NETE_SPS_JAVA_HOME and change the path as needed:

    **e.g. NETE_SPS_JAVA_HOME=C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jdk1.6.0_43 -> change to: NETE_SPS_JAVA_HOME=C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jdk1.7.0_523

  3. Restart the Secure Proxy Server and Proxy Engine for the changes to take effect;

Linux

  1. Edit the proxyserver.sh found in \CA\secure-proxy\proxy-engine\;
  2. Under Environment Setup - Look for JAVA_HOME and change the path as needed:

    Ex: JAVA_HOME=/opt/jdk1.7.0_75 change to JAVA_HOME=/opt/jdk1.7.0_80

  3. Restart the CA Access Gateway (SPS) for the changes to take effect;