[InterMine Dev] About the classDescriptions.properties

Julie Sullivan julie at intermine.org
Thu Jun 20 08:42:55 BST 2019

That's a great idea! Can you make a ticket: 

Thanks!! :)

On 20/06/2019 08:41, Chen, Yi-An wrote:
> Hi Julie,
> Thanks for your response. It helps.
> However, if possible, I prefer not to 'completely' overwrite the default 
> class definitions.
> I remember there used to be a short paragraph described a configuration 
> option in the web.properties, such as adding:
> web.config.classname.mappings.targetmine=targetmine.classname.properties
> web.config.fieldname.mappings.targetmine=targetmine.fieldname.properties
> These properties files will merge with the default 
> bioClassNames.properties and bioFieldNames.properties respectively,
> and I just need to define the class names and field names which are not 
> in the default settings.
> It would be nice if there is a similar mechanism works for the 
> classDescriptions.properties.
> On 2019/06/20 16:20, Julie Sullivan wrote:
>> Yes, you can put a copy of classDefinitions.properties in 
>> `/webapp/src/main/webapp/WEB-INF` and your webapp will use that one 
>> instead.
>> Can you clarify about the documentation? Which part is missing from 
>> which webpage? I am guessing that omission was not on purpose! :)
>> On 20/06/2019 05:06, Chen, Yi-An wrote:
>>> Hi all,
>>> I wonder is it possible to add class descriptions in the way similar 
>>> to how we add class names and field names?
>>> By the way, the way to add customized class names and filed name was 
>>> in the documentation before but no longer there now,
>>> although it still works fine in my mine.
>>> Thanks in advance.
>>> Yi-An Chen
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