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From Jean-Baptiste Onofré ...@nanthrax.net>
Subject Re: KARAF_OPTS
Date Fri, 31 Dec 2010 10:37:08 GMT
Hi Andreas,

as discussed this morning on IRC, we already use this way to define 
DEBUG options.
So it looks good to me to define extra Karaf options/variables like this.


On 12/31/2010 11:27 AM, Andreas Pieber wrote:
> Hey,
> Currently I have the use case that I have to set additional sys_vars in karaf
> (those -Dthings). In specific, to set wicket to development mode I have to add a
> -Dwicket.configuration=development. BUT I don't want to set those options
> directly in the script (karaf.bat/".sh").
> My idea was to add a KARAF_OPTS var which is used during calling the script.
> Then you can do:
> export KARAF_OPTS=-Dwicket.configuration=development
> bin/karaf
> The changes are quite trivial (see patch; applies to karaf-2.1.x; but should
> also apply to master IMHO). If you do not export KARAF_OPTS the part is simply
> empty and will not change the behaviour, otherwise you can add system props as you
> like.
> Is there a better way? WDYT?
> kind regards,
> andreas

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