IBM Support Assistant (ISA) - Install Team Server (command line)

If you have not installed IBM Installation Manager, install IBM Installation Manager

There are multiple ways to install IBM Support Assistant:

  • GUI
  • Command Line - from IBM HTTP repository
  • Command Line - from local repository
  • Command Line - Response file


List the available packages. Your IBM username and password will be stored in a secure storage file, which is usually located at /var/ibm/InstallationManager/secure_storage. If you have not yet created the secure storage file, you can use the -prompt option to create the secure storage file. Or, you can manually create the secure storage file. The secure storage file will be protected by a master password. If you use the -prompt option, you will need to type in the master password. Or, you can created the master_password.txt file and store the master password in the master_password.txt.

~]# cd /opt/IBM/InstallationManager/eclipse/tools/
~]# ./imcl listAvailablePackages 
    -prompt or -masterPasswordFile /var/ibm/InstallationManager/master_password.txt
. . .


You can view the license before you install Team Server.

Install Team Server. In this example, build 5.0.0 of Team Server will be installed.

~]# ./imcl install
  -installationDirectory /opt/IBM/ISA
  -sharedResourcesDirectory /opt/IBM/IMShared
  -prompt or -masterPasswordFile /var/ibm/InstallationManager/master_password.txt


Next you will start Team Server.


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