OIM: Changing the Database Name on JBoss

If you ever need to move your Oracle Identity Manager database due to a hostname or IP or SID change, there are a few places where the new connection string needs to be updated.

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If you ever need to move your Oracle Identity Manager database due to a hostname or IP or SID change, there are a few places where the new connection string needs to be updated. This is for OIM 9.1.0.x on JBoss.

  • OIM_HOME/config/xlconfig.xml
  • OIM_HOME/profiles/jboss.profile [Two places]
  • JBOSS_HOME/server/default/deply/xell-ds.xml [Two places]