We're running smconsole on Linux Policy Server, the tool works very slow and we'd like to knowif there's a way to modify configuration ?
At first glance, you can stop the Policy Server and edit thesm.registry manually. But depending what you want to do, you mightalso use XPSConfig.
Here a sample to do so for database connection :
How to update DB Session Store details without the smconsole ?https://comm.support.ca.com/kb/how-to-update-db-session-store-details-without-the-smconsole/kb000010637
You can also use the smldapsetup to connect to a dummy ldap server toencrypt the password.
Tech Tip : CA Single Sign-On :Policy Server:How to encrypt password in Sm.registry file without using SmConsolehttps://communities.ca.com/community/ca-security/ca-single-sign-on/blog/2016/08/16/tech-tip-ca-single-sign-on-policy-serverhow-to-encrypt-password-in-smregistry-file-without-using-smconsole
All these are workaround and they are all at your risks.
Overall we invite you to vote at the following link to get implementeddirect command lines available in order to modify the sm.registry,which command lines will validate the input you're giving.
Command line options for Policy server management console (smconsole)https://communities.ca.com/ideas/235732441-command-line-options-for-policy-server-management-console-smconso
KB : KB000112512