itweb-settings man page

itweb-settings — view and modify settings for javaws and the browser plugin

Synopsis

itweb-settings
itweb-settings command arguments

Description

itweb-settings is a command line and a GUI program to modify and edit settings used by the IcedTea-Web implementation of javaws and the browser plugin

If executed without any arguments, it starts up a GUI. Otherwise, it tries to do what is specified in the argument.

The command-line allows quickly searching, making a copy of and modifying specific settings without having to hunt through a UI.

Description

-check name
Checks that all the current settings have valid values.(No argument expected)
-get name
Shows the value of the specified settings.(Expected one or more arguments)
-headless
Disables download window, other UIs.(No argument expected)
-help
Prints out information about supported command and basic usage. Can also take an parameter, and then it prints detailed help for this command.(No argument expected)
-info name
Shows additional information about the named settings. Includes a description, the current value, the possible values, and the source of the setting.(Expected one or more arguments)
-list
Shows a list of all the IcedTea-Web settings and their current values.(No argument expected)
-reset name
Resets the specified settings to their original value.(Expected one or more arguments)
-reset all
Resets all settings to their original values.(No argument expected)
-set name value
Sets the settings to the new value specified, if it is an appropriate value.(Expected even number of arguments with param=value as valid argument)
-verbose
Enable verbose output.(No argument expected)

Examples

itweb-settings
Show the GUI editor
itweb-settings -reset deployment.proxy.type
Resets the value of `deployment.proxy.type` setting.

Known properties (key and default value):

deployment.browser.path
null (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)
deployment.cache.jarcompression
0 (Possible: are in range 0 to 10 (inclusive))
deployment.cache.max.size
-1 (Possible: are in range -1 to 2,147,483,647 (inclusive))
deployment.console.startup.mode
HIDE (Possible: [DISABLE, HIDE, SHOW, SHOW_PLUGIN_ONLY, SHOW_JAVAWS_ONLY])
deployment.javapi.cache.enabled
false (Possible: are true or false)
deployment.javaws.associations
2 (Possible: are in range 0 to 3 (inclusive))
deployment.javaws.autodownload
false (Possible: are true or false)
deployment.javaws.installURL
null (Possible: include any valid url (eg. http://icedtea.classpath.org/hg/))
deployment.javaws.shortcut
ASK_IF_HINTED (Possible: [ALWAYS, ALWAYS_IF_HINTED, ASK_USER, ASK_IF_HINTED, NEVER])
deployment.javaws.update.timeout
500 (Possible: are in range 0 to 10,000 (inclusive))
deployment.jnlpclassloader.strict
true (Possible: are true or false)
deployment.jre.dir
null
deployment.log
false (Possible: are true or false)
deployment.log.file
false (Possible: are true or false)
deployment.log.file.clientapp
false (Possible: are true or false)
deployment.log.file.legacylog
true (Possible: are true or false)
deployment.log.headers
false (Possible: are true or false)
deployment.log.stdstreams
true (Possible: are true or false)
deployment.log.system
true (Possible: are true or false)
deployment.manifest.attributes.check
ALL (Possible: (Values that can be used alone only): [ALL, NONE] (Values that can be used in combination separated by the delimiter "," with no space expected ): [ALAC, CODEBASE, ENTRYPOINT, PERMISSIONS, TRUSTED])
deployment.plugin.jvm.arguments
null
deployment.proxy.auto.config.url
null (Possible: include any valid url (eg. http://icedtea.classpath.org/hg/))
deployment.proxy.bypass.list
null
deployment.proxy.bypass.local
null
deployment.proxy.ftp.host
null
deployment.proxy.ftp.port
null
deployment.proxy.http.host
null
deployment.proxy.http.port
null
deployment.proxy.https.host
null
deployment.proxy.https.port
null
deployment.proxy.override.hosts
null
deployment.proxy.same
false (Possible: are true or false)
deployment.proxy.socks.host
null
deployment.proxy.socks.port
null
deployment.proxy.type
3 (Possible: are in range -1 to 3 (inclusive))
deployment.security.askgrantdialog.notinca
true (Possible: are true or false)
deployment.security.askgrantdialog.show
true (Possible: are true or false)
deployment.security.expired.warning
true (Possible: are true or false)
deployment.security.jsse.hostmismatch.warning
true (Possible: are true or false)
deployment.security.level
null (Possible: DENY_ALL DENY_UNSIGNED ASK_UNSIGNED ALLOW_UNSIGNED)
deployment.security.notinca.warning
true (Possible: are true or false)
deployment.security.sandbox.awtwarningwindow
true (Possible: are true or false)
deployment.security.sandbox.jnlp.enhanced
true (Possible: are true or false)
deployment.security.trusted.policy
null (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)
deployment.system.cachedir
null (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)
deployment.system.security.cacerts
$JAVA_HOME/lib/security/cacerts (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)
deployment.system.security.jssecacerts
$JAVA_HOME/lib/security/jssecacerts (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)
deployment.system.security.policy
null (Possible: include any valid url (eg. http://icedtea.classpath.org/hg/))
deployment.system.security.trusted.certs
$JAVA_HOME/lib/security/trusted.certs (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)
deployment.system.security.trusted.clientautcerts
$JAVA_HOME/lib/security/trusted.clientcerts (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)
deployment.system.security.trusted.jssecerts
$JAVA_HOME/lib/security/trusted.jssecerts (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)
deployment.user.cachedir
$XDG_CACHE_HOME/icedtea-web/cache (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)
deployment.user.locksdir
$TMP/$USER/netx/locks (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)
deployment.user.logdir
$XDG_CONFIG_HOME/icedtea-web/log (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)
deployment.user.pcachedir
$XDG_CACHE_HOME/icedtea-web/pcache (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)
deployment.user.runningfile
$TMP/$USER/netx/locks/netx_running (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)
deployment.user.security.policy
$XDG_CONFIG_HOME/icedtea-web/security/java.policy (Possible: include any valid url (eg. http://icedtea.classpath.org/hg/))
deployment.user.security.trusted.cacerts
$XDG_CONFIG_HOME/icedtea-web/security/trusted.cacerts (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)
deployment.user.security.trusted.certs
$XDG_CONFIG_HOME/icedtea-web/security/trusted.certs (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)
deployment.user.security.trusted.clientauthcerts
$XDG_CONFIG_HOME/icedtea-web/security/trusted.clientcerts (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)
deployment.user.security.trusted.jssecacerts
$XDG_CONFIG_HOME/icedtea-web/security/trusted.jssecacerts (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)
deployment.user.security.trusted.jssecerts
$XDG_CONFIG_HOME/icedtea-web/security/trusted.jssecerts (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)
deployment.user.tmp
$XDG_CACHE_HOME/icedtea-web/tmp (Possible: include an absolute path to a file or directory)

Files

$JAVA_HOME/lib/deployment.config
java-global deployment properties file. May be affected by deployment.jre.dir.
$XDG_CACHE_HOME/icedtea-web/cache
Contains cached runtime entries. Controlled by deployment.user.cachedir
$XDG_CACHE_HOME/icedtea-web/cache/recently_used
Additional information about items in cache
$XDG_CACHE_HOME/icedtea-web/pcache
Contains saved application data. Controlled by deployment.user.pcachedir
$XDG_CACHE_HOME/icedtea-web/tmp
Contains temporary runtime files. Controlled by deployment.user.tmp
$XDG_CONFIG_HOME/icedtea-web/.appletTrustSettings
File responsible for various actions on applets and apps based on their codebase based on users actions.
$XDG_CONFIG_HOME/icedtea-web/deployment.properties
Users main deployment properties file.
$XDG_CONFIG_HOME/icedtea-web/generated_jnlps
Location where jnlp files generated from html pages for javaws applications desktop/menu launchers icons are stored
$XDG_CONFIG_HOME/icedtea-web/icons
Location where icons of javaws applications desktop/menu launchers icons are stored
$XDG_CONFIG_HOME/icedtea-web/log
contains file-log files (if enabled), itw-cplugin-date_time.log for native part of plugin, itw-javantx-date_time.log for everything else. Controlled by deployment.user.logdir
$XDG_DATA_HOME/applications/javaws
Subdirectory in users menus space, for placing custom menu shortcuts.
/etc/.java/deployment/.appletTrustSettings
File responsible for various actions on applets and apps based on their codebase based on admins actions.
/etc/.java/deployment/deployment.config
Global deployment config file.

Where $XDG_CONFIG_DIR, $XDG_CACHE_DIR and $XDG_RUNTIME_DIR are set as ~/.config, ~/.cache and /tmp or /var/tmp if not set.

Bugs

There aren't any known bugs. If you come across one, please file it at:
http://icedtea.classpath.org/wiki/IcedT…
http://icedtea.classpath.org/bugzilla

Please run in debug (-verbose switch or itw-settings setting or ICEDTEAPLUGIN_DEBUG variable set to true) mode and include that output (best is from java console) with URL to jnlp or html file (or the jnlp/html file or application itself) when filing out the bug report.

Author

Please run in debug (-verbose switch or itw-settings setting or ICEDTEAPLUGIN_DEBUG variable set to true) mode and include that output (best is from java console) with URL to jnlp or html file (or the jnlp/html file or application itself) when filing out the bug report.

See Also

icedtea-web(1) javaws(1) icedtea-web-plugin(1) itweb-settings(1) policyeditor(1) policytool(1) java(1)

http://icedtea.classpath.org/wiki/IcedT…
http://icedtea.classpath.org/hg/icedtea…

Referenced By

icedtea-web(1), icedtea-web-plugin(1), javaws-itweb(1), policyeditor(1).

13 Jul 2016 icedtea-web (fedora-3.fc25-x86_64)