Create a New Database

You can create a new database in HPE IDOL Server by using one of the following methods:

Send a DRECREATEDBASE Index Action

To create a new database by this method, send a DRECREATEDBASE action (case sensitive) from your Web browser:



IDOLhost is the IP address or host name of the machine on which HPE IDOL Server is installed.
indexPort is the HPE IDOL Server index port (specified as IndexPort in the [Server] section of the HPE IDOL Server configuration file).
databaseName is the name of the database that you want to create.

For example:

This action uses port 20001 to create a new database named Archive on the HPE IDOL Server machine with the IP address

For information about other available parameters, refer to the IDOL Server Reference.

Add a Database to the HPE IDOL Server Configuration File

Use the following procedure to add a database to the HPE IDOL Server configuration file.

Create a new database in IDOL Admin

You can add a new database for the Content or Agentstore components, or IDOL Proxy, from the Databases page in the Control section of the IDOL Admin interface.