Pointing PMF to a Different Data Mart
Before making the switch to a different data mart, you
must switch to the data mart of the demo. Make sure that the backup
has been restored. If it has not, use the RDBMS tools to restore
the backup to a DB of the same name.
Next, point PMF at the demo by changing the SQL Server Adapter
connection, called pmf_system, to point to the restored database.
Procedure: How to Switch to a Particular Data Mart
WebFOCUS server console. This is usually located at http://[machine-name]:8121.
Click Adapters in
the top-left corner. This opens a list of installed adapters that
is displayed in the menu on the left, as shown in the following
image. For PMF, there should be two adapters configured and one
should be named pmf_system.
of the images in this section will vary depending on the version of
WebFOCUS that you have installed.
The Change Connect Parameters window, which displays all of the
connection properties, opens in the main window, as shown in the
In the Default
Database field, type in the name of the data mart you want to use
with PMF. Click Configure.
The Configuring Data Adapters page opens confirming that
the connection was changed, as shown in the following image.
database that PMF reports off of has now been changed.
must be resynched to the database for the switch to be complete.
Log on to PMF using pmfadmin in order to re-sync the application.
in, the resynch message will appear automatically, as shown in the
PMF to start the resynching process.
application is in sync with the data mart, you will see a message
stating that PMF has been resynchronized, as seen in the following image.