REST API Guide

REST API Guide

Windows Installation

Windows Installation

To set up the REST API in Windows, perform the following steps:
  1. Copy the Data Transformation
    CDELicense.cfg
    license file to the following location:
    <Data Transformation installation directory>
    .
  2. Copy the
    DTRestAPI.war
    file to the following location:
    <tomcat installation directory>\webapps
    .
  3. Perform the following actions to edit the
    Catalina.bat
    file in the
    <tomcat installation directory>\bin
    :
    1. Set
      IFCONTENTMASTER_HOME
      to the path for the following location:
      <Data Transformation installation directory>
      .
    2. Prepend
      PATH
      with
      <Data Transformation installation>\bin;%PATH%
      .
    3. Prepend
      CLASSPATH
      with
      <Data Transformation installation>\api\lib\CM_JavaAPI.jar
      .
  4. Go to the following location:
    <tomcat directory>\bin
    . Run or start
    Catalina.bat
    . Type one of the following commands:
    • catalina.bat run
    • catalina.bat start
  5. Copy the Data Transformation services to run with a REST API call to the following location:
    Service Database directory
    .