Pentaho

How to set Pentaho publish password

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When you publish a document from an external tool in Pentaho (for example Pentaho Report Designer or Pentaho Schema Workbench), the Pentaho plarform asks for a publishing password.

This password must be set in biserver-ce\pentaho-solutions\system\publisher_config.xml, as follow:

<publisher-config>
<publisher-password>set your password</publisher-password>
</publisher-config>

Enable access from remote hosts in Pentaho

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Pentaho Business Intelligence Suite listens by default on localhost port 8080.

To allow access from remote clients other than localhost you need to edit the configuration file <pentaho-home>\tomcat\webapps\pentaho\WEB-INF\web.xml replacing the default string

<context-param>
  <param-name>fully-qualified-server-url</param-name>
  <param-value>http://localhost:8080/pentaho/</param-value>
</context-param>

with something like this

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