The Tools module provides an app and some commands useful for manipulating repository content. The app, known as Repository Tools, can be found under the Tools menu of admincentral.
Please note that the artifact's IDs (Maven
artifactId) have changed since Magnolia 5.5.
If you have custom Java code relying on this module, you need to install a compatibility module too.
Maven is the easiest way to install the module. Add the following dependency to your bundle:
Note the changes in
artifactId since the 1.9 release.
<dependency> <groupId>info.magnolia.tools</groupId> <artifactId>magnolia-tools</artifactId> <version>1.9</version> </dependency>
Pre-built jars are also available for download. See Installing a module for help.
With Magnolia 5.6 we've begun removing the old Content API from our modules. If you have custom code relying on classes from the old tools module then you must do one of two things:
- Update your code for the new version of the tools module.
- Or you can use the
magnolia-tools-compatibilitymodule together with the
Add the following snippet to you pom file:
<dependency> <groupId>info.magnolia.tools</groupId> <artifactId>magnolia-tools-compatibility</artifactId> <version>1.9</version> </dependency>
Add these jar files to the
WEB-INF/lib folder of your webapp:
See Repository Tools app.