How to adjust adminUI session idle timeout?

Document ID : KB000012323
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Question:

How to adjust adminUI session idle timeout? 

Answer:

For example, session timeout can be increased to 2 hours.

By default , the value is set to 30 minutes.

1.       Stop SiteMinder Administrative UI

2.       Go to: 

* 12.52SP2 and 12.6SP1

<AdminUI_Install_direcotry>\standalone\deployments\iam_siteminder.ear\user_console.war\WEB-INF\WEB.xml

(<AdminUI_Install_direcotry>/standalone/deployments/iam_siteminder.ear/user_console.war/WEB-INF/WEB.xml on Unix/Linux platform)

* 12.52SP1 and below:
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<AdminUI_Install_direcotry>\server\default\deploy\iam_siteminder.ear\user_console.war\WEB-INF\WEB.xml

(<AdminUI_Install_direcotry>/standalone/deployments/iam_siteminder.ear/user_console.war/WEB-INF/WEB.xml on Unix/Linux platform)

3.       Change the below session timeout value from 30 to 120.            

 <session-config>

      <!-- 30 minutes -->

      <session-timeout>120</session-timeout>

4.       Delete following directories

<AdminUI_Install_direcotry>\standalone\data
<AdminUI_Install_direcotry>\standalone\tmp

5.       Start SiteMinder Administrative UI