AEM 6.3 Cumulative Fix Pack 2 Released

One of our favorite improvements in the 6.x line is less about AEM itself and more about how Adobe releases fixes. During the lifecycle of AEM 6.2, Adobe began to release “Cumulative Fix Packs,” which are aggregated content packages containing multiple bug fixes and even occasionally Feature Packs. On August 8th, Cumulative Fix Pack 6.3.0.2 …


Online Compaction for AEM 6.3

I recently was reading a thread on the AEM Tech slack board about online garbage compaction (also known as online revision cleanup) from user “edgar.nielsen” where he was asking about online compaction with AEM 6.3. In essence, he said that online compaction works now but he was not seeing much in the way of measurable …


AEM Spark: Disable and Enable Users

Sometimes, you might find yourself wanting to disable a user account in Adobe Experience Manager, while leaving the account itself intact. This is easy to do via curl: curl -vfs -u admin:admin http://localhost:4502/.rw.html -F “disableUser=Disabled via curl” This sets a protected property on the user node, called rep:disabled – as the term “protected property” suggests, …