Sun Identity Manager comes with a very useful utility which is called "console".
This utility is a command based interface that let a user to execute commands to perform actions on IdM components.
How to launch it?
Here, I am explaining this utility with NetBeans IDE 6.5 for Sun Identity Manager 8.1.
Netbeans IDE must have Sun IdM plugin installed before to launch this utility.
- Go to project tab.
- Right click on IdM project as shown in pic.
- Click on Run LH Command and you would get a text field to enter your command
- Type 'console' and hit the trigger 'OK'.
Let's try 'encrypt' command which is used to encrypt a password
Configurator> encrypt password