Additional configuration required when using the RTC Server with Microsoft SQL Server J2EE datasource

Technote (troubleshooting)


When using a J2EE datasource that points to a Microsoft SQL Server database, an additional configuration property is required in the IBM Rational Team Concert file.


If this configuration property is not set, an error message is encountered in the jazz.log file with the following stack trace:

    java.lang.RuntimeException: CRJAZ0533I The JDBCConnectionSpec requires a database location


For more information, see work item 85457.

Resolving the problem

To resolve this issue, add the following line to

Note: The value of the property does not matter. It just needs to be present.

Leverage the Jazz Community

Jazz and Rational Team Concert have an active community that can provide you with additional resources. Browse and contribute to the User forums, contribute to the Team Blog and review the Team wiki.
Refer to technote 1319600 for details and links.

Related information work item 85457

Document information

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Rational Team Concert
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