05287_Maven-Build-Profiles-and-the-Sling-JCR-Install-Service

Maven Build Profiles and the Sling JCR Install Service

tldr; Doing both autoInstallPackage and autoInstallBundle at the same time can cause conflicts in the OSGi/Felix/System/Web Console as it installs the jars. JCR config and install folders will not work correctly when the conflict happens. Just do autoInstallPackage. If there is a conflict, there will be folders to mark progress under /system/sling/installer/jcr/pauseInstallation—delete them, and then …


05287_Do-not-rely-on-Online-Compaction-in-AEM-6x

Do not rely on Online Compaction in AEM 6.x

Most of you should probably already be aware that there are some challenges in AEM 6.x with repository disk growth. While this has improved marginally in more recent releases, it’s absolutely vital to a healthy Adobe Experience Manager stack that offline compaction be performed regularly. For our Managed Services clients, this is a service our …


05287_AEM_A-Year-in-the-Desert-of-AEM_Publish

A Year in the Desert of AEM: The Publish

You’re tired, thirsty and maybe a little cranky. I get it; Adobe Experience Manager can be a little frustrating and overwhelming. It might make you feel like you have been left in a desolate wasteland with nothing but your wits and a half empty—or half full—canteen. Never fear. With these articles you will have another …


05287_AEM_A-Year-in-the-Desert-of-AEM_Author

A Year in the Desert of AEM: The Author

Having prepared for the journey, you’re now ready to venture into the desert of Adobe Experience Manager and learn about the mystical Author. Ok, I am not sure I would really call the AEM Author mystical, but it sure can bewilder the uninitiated. For those of you who are returning for the second installment of …