Sun Java System Communications Services 6 2005Q4 Delegated Administrator Guide

commadmin resource modify

The commadmin resource modify command modifies the resource.


commadmin resource modify -D login -n domain -w password -u identifier
   [-A [+|-]attributename:value] [-d domainname ] [-h] [-?] [-i inputfile]
  [-N name] [-p AM port] [-s] [-T time zone] [-v] [-V] [-X sAM host]


The following options are mandatory:



-D login

The user ID of the user with permission to execute this command. 

-n domain

Domain of the user specified with the -D option.

-w password

Password of the user specified with the -D option.

-u identifier

Resources's unique identifier. 

The following options are non-mandatory:



-A [+ | -]attributename:value

An attribute to modify. The attributename is defined in the LDAP schema and value replaces any and all current values for this attribute in the directory. Repeat this option to modify multiple attributes at the same time, or to specify multiple values for the same attribute.

A “+” before the attributename indicates adding the value to the current list of attributes. A “-” indicates removing the value.

If the “-” is used, it must be preceded by two backslashes if the command is specified on the command line. If the option is provided within an input file, one backslash must precede the “-” sign. 

-d domainname

Domain of the resource. If -d is not specified, the domain specified by -n is used.

-h, -?

Prints command usage syntax. 

-i inputfile

Reads the command information from a file instead of the command line. 

-N name

Common name used to display the resource in the calendar user interface. 

-p AM port

Specifies an alternate TCP port where the Access Manager is listening. If not specified, the default AM port is used, or Port 80 is used if no default was configured at install time.


Use SSL (Secure Socket Layer) to connect to the Access Manager. 

-T time zone

The time zone used to display resource's calendar in the calendar GUI. 

See Calendar Time Zone Strings for a list of the valid time zone strings.


Enable debugging output. 


Prints information about the utility and its version. 

-X AM host

Specifies the host on which the Access Manager is running. If not specified, the default AM host is used, or the localhost if no default was configured at install time.


To modify a resource with the unique identifier bill023 with a new common name bjones:

commadmin resource modify -D chris -n -w bolton -d \
-u bill023 -N bjones