This chapter includes the following sections:
Document Scope and Audience
This document describes all of the commands that are available to use with the WebLogic Scripting Tool (WLST). This document includes WLST commands for WebLogic Server.
This document is written for WebLogic Server administrators and operators who deploy Java EE applications using the Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE) from Oracle. It is assumed that readers are familiar with Web technologies and the operating system and platform where WebLogic Server is installed.
Guide to This Document
This document is organized as follows:
This chapter, Introduction and Roadmap, introduces the organization of this guide and lists related documentation.
WebLogic Server WLST Online and Offline Command Reference summarizes WebLogic Server WLST commands alphabetically and by online/offline usage.
WLST Command and Variable Reference provides detailed descriptions for each of the WebLogic Server WLST commands and variables.
For information about how to use the WebLogic Scripting Tool, refer to Understanding the WebLogic Scripting Tool. For information about WLST commands for other Fusion Middleware products, see:
WLST is one of several interfaces for managing and monitoring WebLogic Server. For information about the other management interfaces, see:
Using Ant Tasks to Configure and Use a WebLogic Server Domain in Developing Applications for Oracle WebLogic Server, describes using WebLogic Ant tasks for starting and stopping WebLogic Server instances and configuring WebLogic domains.
Deployment Tools in Deploying Applications to Oracle WebLogic Server describes several tools that WebLogic Server provides for deploying applications and stand-alone modules.
WebLogic Server Administration Console Online Help describes a Web-based graphical user interface for managing and monitoring WebLogic domains.
Creating WebLogic Domains Using the Configuration Wizard describes using a graphical user interface to create a WebLogic domain or extend an existing one.
Creating Templates and Domains Using the Pack and Unpack Commands describes commands that recreate existing WebLogic domains quickly and easily.
Developing Custom Management Utilities Using JMX for Oracle WebLogic Server describes using Java Management Extensions (JMX) APIs to monitor and modify WebLogic Server resources.
Monitoring Oracle WebLogic Server with SNMP describes using Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) to monitor WebLogic domains.
For information about WLST commands for Fusion Middleware components other than WebLogic Server, refer to WLST Command Reference for Infrastructure Components, which describes the WLST commands that are available for Oracle Fusion Middleware core components, including Java Required Files (JRF), Web services, Metadata services (MDS), Application Development Framework (ADF), Dynamic Monitoring Service (DMS), Logging, Diagnostic Framework, User Messaging Service (UMS), and Enterprise Scheduling Service (ESS).
New and Changed WLST Features in This Release
For a comprehensive listing of the new WebLogic Server features introduced in this release, see What's New in Oracle WebLogic Server.