Persisting delta-time replication setings in metacat.properties
Currently the delta-time replication settings (e.g. on or off setting and time
setting) is in memory. If tomcat was restarted and the setting will be gone. So
user should be reset it again. This is not convenient. Those setting should be
persisted in metacat.property file.
#1 Updated by Jing Tao about 15 years ago
In Option class in utilities module, a new method setOption was added. This
method can reset or add a property value in properties file. An new method
setOption in MetacatUtil was added too which will call the new method in Option
Three new paramerter: timereplication, firstTimeReplication and timeinterval
were added in Metacat.properties. They will stored the timed replication parameter.