Service Registry 3.1 Administration Guide

Changing the Default Query

The query that appears as the default in the Select Predefined Query drop-down list is Basic Query, which allows users to search for registry objects by name, description, and classification.

As an administrator, you can change this default to a query that is appropriate to your installation. For example, you might want the default query to be a new predefined query that you added to the Registry, as described in Adding Predefined Queries. To make this change, edit a property in a configuration file.

ProcedureTo Change the Default Query

  1. Change to the directory RegistryDomain-base/domains/registry/applications/j2ee-modules/soar/WEB-INF/classes.

  2. Open the file in a text editor.

  3. Find the definition of the property jaxr-ebxml.thin.defaultQueryPanel. By default, this property is commented out:

  4. Remove the comment character (#).

  5. Set the value of the property by specifying the logical identifier of the query that will be the default, as in the following example:

  6. Save and close the file.

  7. Follow the instructions in To Stop and Restart the Application Server Domain for the Registry.