WebLogic Scripting Tool (WLST) Overview

The Oracle Weblogic Scripting Tool (WLST) is a scripting tool for monitoring, managing, and configuring Oracle WebLogic Server from the command line and then for instance enables you to programmatically administer application such as OBIEE 11g.

WLST online is a Java Management Extensions (JMX) client. It interacts with a server’s in-memory collection of Managed Beans (MBeans), which are Java objects that provide a management interface for an underlying resource.

WLST is based on Jython programming language with WebLogic WLST libraries.

WLST – Getting Started (Hello World)

WLST can be enabled for online and offline connection modes.

WLST enable editing, executing, debugging, WebLogic MBean access and navigation, as well as a built-in help for WLST commands.

You can extend the WebLogic scripting language by following the Jython language syntax.