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Silently installing ClearCase 7.1 as equivalent to installing by siteprep in pre 7.1 versions

Technote (FAQ)


What is the IBM Rational ClearCase (CC) 7.1 equivalent to installing by siteprep in pre-7.1 versions?


ClearCase 7.1 uses Installation Manager and siteprep is no longer available.

Silent install using a response file is a similar method to using siteprep.

The steps below point to the appropriate sections of the ClearCase 7.1 installation documentation and will help you to install ClearCase 7.1 (siteprep style).

  1. Verifying and extracting electronic images

  2. Installing the Packaging Utility
  3. Copying product packages using Packaging Utility

  4. Recording a response file using Installation Manager without installing

  5. Install Installation Manager from all clients:

    IBM Installation Manager tasks

  6. Setting repository preferences in Installation Manager

  7. Installing and running Installation Manager in silent mode

Related information

IBM Installation Manager Version 1.3
IBM Packaging Utility Version 1.3

Document information

More support for: Rational ClearCase

Software version: 7.1

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 1375571

Modified date: 04 May 2009