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alertEngine.properties

The alertEngine.properties file contains the database, email & Retail POS Ticker Tape configuration for all alerts. The file is in the <java server>\webapps\AlertEngine\WEB-INF\classes directory.

The following table shows the properties stored in the file:

Property

Description

Default Value

debug

If set to true then verbose logging is turned on

false

alerts.jdbc.driver

The JDBC driver used to connect to the Alerts database

com.microsoft.sqlserver.jdbc.SQLServerDriver

alerts.jdbc.url

The JDBC URL used to connect to the Alerts database

jdbc:sqlserver://127.0.0.1:1433;databaseName=Alerts

alerts.jdbc.user

The username used to connect to the Alerts database

sa

alerts.jdbc.password

The password used to connect to the Alerts database

secure

reports.jdbc.driver

The JDBC driver used to connect to the Reporting database – i.e. the database containing data for the alerts to report on.

com.microsoft.sqlserver.jdbc.SQLServerDriver

reports.jdbc.url

The JDBC URL used to connect to the Reporting database

jdbc:sqlserver://127.0.0.1:1433;databaseName=DRSDATA

reports.jdbc.user

The username used to connect to the Reporting database

sa

reports.jdbc.password

The password used to connect to the Reporting database

secure

rjAlert.address

The multicast IP address used to send RJ Ticker Tape alerts

<none>

rjAlert.port

The multicast IP port used to send RJ Ticker Tape alerts

<none>

smtp.server.address

The IP address of the email server

<none>

smtp.server.user

Only used if SMTP server authentication is required

<none>

smtp.server.password

Only used if SMTP server authentication is required

<none>

smtp.fromAddress

The email address that messages are sent from

<none>

SMS.PhoneType

Type of phone being used to send the SMS messages. Possible values are:

AT = AT commands sent via a COM port

RJ = Retail POS SMS implementation (Nokia D211)

TX = TextAnywhere

TEST – Log only

<none>

SMS.AT.port

The COM port used by the AT SMS sender

<none>

SMS.Client_id

Client ID used for TextAnywhere SMS

<none>

SMS.Password

Password used for TextAnywhere SMS

<none>

SMS.Originator_phone

Telephone number or alphanumeric ID used for TextAnywhere SMS

<none>

SMS.ResultCode.N

Error message for SMS result code N returned from TextAnywhere SMS

 

customer.logo

Customer logo file included next to the banner at the top of the portal

<none>

amount.convert

Are amounts read from the database to be converted to decimals? If TRUE then a value 1234 read from the database will be converted to 12.34 (with decimal set to 2); otherwise it will be converted to 1234.00

False

amount.decimal

Number of decimal places to use in converting amounts

2

importusers.table

Database table to import user details from

usercode

importusers.key

Field to use to import user IDs

strusercode

importusers.type

Field to use to import user level / type

intLevel  

importusers.email

Field to use to import user email addresses

strEmail  

importusers.phone

Field to use to import user phone number

strPhone

importusers.firstName

Field to use to import user name

strUserName

importusers.lastName

Field to use to import user name

 

importuserstype.xx

Field used to map a user type from the reports database to the user security level in the alerts database

 

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