How to install IBM Installation Manager on Linux

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Download Installation Manager from www-945.ibm.com. Let's say that agent.installer.linux.gtk.x86_64_1.8.5000.20160506_1125.zip is downloaded to /home/john.doe/DownloadDirector. Make a directory for Installation Manager.

~]# mkdir /opt/InstallationManager

 

Unzip the package.

~]# unzip /home/john.doe/DownloadDirector/agent.installer.linux.gtk.x86_64_1.8.5000.20160506_1125.zip -d /home/john.doe/InstallationManager

 

Use the installc command to install Installation Manager as admin. When installed as admin, only users that have admin priviledges will be allowed to use Installation Manager. In this example, Installation Manager is installed at /opt/IBM/InstallationManager/.

~]# cd /opt/InstallationManager
~]# ./installc -acceptLicense

 

Use the userinstc command to install Installation Manager as non-admin user. When installed as a non-admin user, only the user that installed Installation Manager will be allowed to use Installation Manager. In this example, Installation Manager is installed at /opt/IBM/InstallationManager/.

~]# cd /opt/InstallationManager
~]# ./userinstc -acceptLicense

 

Optionally, you can remove the installer. This does not uninstall Installation Manager. Instead, this just removes the files that were used to install Installation Manager.

~]# rm -rf /home/john.doe/InstallationManager

 



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