Configure a proxy for ALM Octane connections

Use the proxyConfiguration command line tool to set credentials for accessing ALM Octane through a proxy server.

On Windows
As an administrator, or as a user with permissions to run the Integration Bridge:

On Linux
As a root user, or as the user who installed the Integration Bridge:

  1. Open the <Bridge_installation_directory>\product\util\opb directory.

  2. Run the proxyConfiguration.bat file.

  1. Navigate to the <Bridge_installation_directory>/product/util/opb directory.

  2. Run the proxyConfiguration.sh file.

Note:  

  • Set proxy server credentials only if the credentials change from when you first installed the Integration Bridge.
  • After making any changes, restart the Integration Bridge. For details, see Start and stop the Integration Bridge.

The proxyConfiguration tool supports the commands described below.

setAddress

Sets a host and port for accessing ALM Octane through a proxy server.

Usage

proxyConfiguration setAddress -host <PROXY HOST> -port <PROXY PORT>

Parameters

-host <PROXY HOST>

The address of the proxy server host.

-port <PROXY PORT>

The port number of the proxy server.

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removeProxyConfiguration

Configures the Integration Bridge to access ALM Octane without a proxy server.

Usage

proxyConfiguration removeProxyConfiguration

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setAuth

Saves credentials for connecting to a proxy server, when accessing ALM Octane through a proxy server.

Usage

proxyConfiguration setAuth -user <USER> -pass <PASSWORD>

Parameters

-user <USER NAME>

The name of the user connecting to the proxy server.

-pass <PASSWORD>

The password of the user connecting the proxy server.

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removeAuth

Deletes a set of credentials previously used to connect to ALM Octane through a proxy server.

Usage

proxyConfiguration removeAuth

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help

Provides help for the current command when configuring access to ALM Octane through a proxy server.

Usage

proxyConfiguration help

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