Sun Java System Communications Express 6.3 Administration Guide

ProcedureTo Configure Communications Express After Installation

After installing Communications Express, ensure that for a setup using Access Manager single sign-on, the Core and LDAP services are added. For more information, refer to the section on Tuning LDAP Related Configuration Parameters in Chapter 8 of this guide.

After you have configured Communications Express, perform the following steps:

  1. Enable the Mail component in Communications Express by configuring Single Sign-On.

    Refer to Chapter 1, Overview of Communications Express for information on configuring Messenger Express and Communications Express.

    Set the following parameters:

    • local.webmail.sso.uwccontexturi = context-uri-for-communications-express-installation

    • local.webmail.sso.uwcport = uwc-port-for-communications-express-installation

    • local.webmail.sso.uwcsslport = uwc—ssl-port-for-communications-express-installation

    • local.webmail.sso.uwcenabled =1

  2. Go to calendar-server-install-directory/SUNWics5/cal/bin/config (For example, /opt/SUNWics5/cal/bin/config).

    Edit the ics.conf file and set the following:

    • service.http.allowadminproxy = "yes"

    • service.http.admins = proxy-admin-for-calendar-http-service

    • service.admin.calmaster.userid = the-value-specified-for-

    • service.admin.calmaster.cred = the-value-specified-for-

    • service.wcap.anonymous.allowpubliccalendarwrite = "yes"

    • service.http.allowanonymouslogin = "yes"

    • service.calendarsearch.ldap = "no"

    • service.http.ui.enabled = "yes"

    If you have edited the ics.conf file, restart Calendar Server for the changes to take effect.

  3. Type the following commands to restart the Messaging Server.



  4. Type the following commands to restart the Calendar Server.



  5. Restart the web container.

    Communications Express is now ready and you can access the application from:

    http://Web-Container-host: Web-Container-port/URI path


    • Web-Container-host is the host name of the web container instance in which the Communications Express application is configured.

    • Web-Container-port is port number of the web container instance in which the Communications Express is configured.

    • URI path is the path specified in the URI Path Setting screen.