Use theconfiguration parameter to specify the location of a WAR containing Forgot Password functionality. You can specify a WAR that is external or internal to the User Application.
Use either the install procedure or the configupdate utility.
In the User Application configuration parameters, select theconfiguration parameter check box.
For theconfiguration parameter, specify the location for the external password WAR.
Include the host and port, for example http://localhost:8180/ExternalPwd/jsps/pwdmgt/ForgotPassword.jsp. An external password WAR can be outside the firewall protecting the User Application.
For the, specify the link shown after the user finishes performing the forgot password procedure. When the user clicks this link, the user is redirected to the link specified.
For the https://<idmhost>:<sslport>/<idm>/pwdmgt/service., supply the URL for the Web Service that the external forward password WAR uses to call back to the User Application. The format must URL is as follows:
The return link must use SSL to ensure secure Web Service communication to the User Application. See also Section 9.5.4, Configuring SSL Communication between JBoss Servers.
Manually copy ExternalPwd.war to the remote JBoss server deploy directory that runs the external password WAR functionality.
In the User Application configuration parameters, do not select.
Accept the default location for the, or supply a URL for another password WAR.
Accept the default value for.
If you have an external password WAR and want to test the Forgot Password functionality by accessing it, you can access it in the following locations:
Directly, in a browser. Go to the Forgot Password page in the external password WAR, for example http://localhost:8180/ExternalPwd/jsps/pwdmgt/ForgotPassword.jsp.
At the User Application login page, click thelink.
If you selectin the User Application configuration file during installation, you must configure SSL communication between the JBoss servers on which you are deploying the User Application WAR and the External Forgot Password Management WAR file. Refer to your JBoss documentation for directions.