Using the OpenShift web console to configure the CheCluster Custom Resource

To configure a running instance of Che, edit the CheCluster Custom Resource YAML file.

The CheCluster Custom Resource YAML file contains sections to configure each component: auth, database, server, storage.

Prerequisites
  • An instance of Che on OpenShift.

  • Access to an administrator account on the instance of OpenShift and to the OpenShift web console.

Procedure
  1. In the left panel, click Operators, then click Installed Operators.

  2. On the Installed Operators page, click Eclipse Che.

  3. Navigate to the Eclipse Che instance Specification tab and click eclipse-che.

  4. Navigate to the YAML tab.

  5. In the YAML file, find or add the property to configure. Set the property to a suitable value:

    apiVersion: org.eclipse.che/v1
    kind: CheCluster
    # ...
    spec:
      <component>:
        # ...
          <property-to-configure>: <value>
  6. Click Save to apply the changes.

Verification
  1. In the left panel, click Workloads, then click ConfigMaps.

  2. On the ConfigMaps page, click che.

  3. Navigate to the YAML tab.

  4. Verify that the YAML file contains the configured property and value.