Chapter 11. Optional Installation Steps
This chapter describes optional installation steps for items not specified in the previous sections.
Support for SMB 2.x and 3.x
Below, you can find Bouncy Castle installation instructions for CloverDX Designer and CloverDX Server.
Before you start, you have to download a required
Go to the official Latest Bouncy Castle Java Releases page.
Locate the section "SIGNED JAR FILES" and download the latest release.
The filename consists of the name
bcprov-jdk15on, followed by a version number, for example:
After you download the
.jarfile, add it to CloverDX Designer or CloverDX Server by following these instructions:
There are two ways of adding Bouncy Castle to CloverDX Designer:
bcprov-jdk15on.jarand copy the renamed file into the CloverDX Designer's installation directory (e.g.
C:\Program Files\CloverDX Designer\on MS Windows or
CloverDX Designer.app/Contents/Eclipseon Mac OS).
CloverDXDesigner.inifile and specify the path to the
.jarfile using the parameter:
Now restart CloverDX Designer for the changes to take effect.
There are two ways of adding Bouncy Castle to CloverDX Server, as well:
Set the system property
cloveretl.smb2.bouncycastle.jar.filepointing to the location of the
Example for Apache Tomcat:
setenv.batfile located in the
Set the system property by adding the following line:
set JAVA_OPTS=%JAVA_OPTS% "-Dcloveretl.smb2.bouncycastle.jar.file=path/to/bcprov-jdk15on-XYZ.jar"
The instructions for setting up the system property may differ depending on the application container.
.jarfile on the application container's classpath (e.g.
This option may noticeably slow down the server startup; therefore, it is not recommended.
Now restart CloverDX Server for the changes to take effect.