How do I modify the jdbc connection string for Confluence 4.2?

We are modifying our postgresql server to listen on port 5433 instead of port 5432, so I need to update the jdbc connection string that confluence uses to connect to our database. Where/How do I do this? Is it the web app's administration interface or just a config file somewhere? The docs only seem to cover this when using the installation wizard, not on how to modify an existing installation.

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Thomas Schlegel Community Champion May 18, 2012
Hi Jim,

Have a look at this site: http://confluence.atlassian.com/display/DOC/Migrate+to+Another+Database

Best regards

Thomas

Thanks Thomas - that's not *quite* the right page, but your answer put me on the right track: http://confluence.atlassian.com/display/DOC/Migrate+to+Another+Database. If you want to edit your answer I'll mark it as corrrect. Thanks again! --Jim

Thomas Schlegel Community Champion May 18, 2012
You're welcome :-)

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