Installation Manager fails to install on Windows 2000 and Windows XP Service Pack 1

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Problem(Abstract)

You install IBM Installation Manager on either Windows 2000 or Windows XP Professional Service Pack 1. The installation fails.

Symptom

You receive the following error message:

!SESSION 2012-09-06 17:35:59.010 -----------------------------------------------
eclipse.buildId=unknown
java.fullversion=JRE 1.6.0 IBM J9 2.4 Windows XP x86-32 jvmwi3260sr9-20110203_74623 (JIT enabled, AOT enabled)
J9VM - 20110203_074623
JIT  - r9_20101028_17488ifx3
GC   - 20101027_AA
BootLoader constants: OS=win32, ARCH=x86, WS=win32, NL=en_US
Framework arguments:  -toolId install -accessRights admin input @osgi.install.area\install.xml
Command-line arguments:  -os win32 -ws win32 -arch x86 -toolId install -accessRights admin input @osgi.install.area\install.xml
!ENTRY org.eclipse.osgi 4 0 2012-09-06 17:36:07.744
!MESSAGE Application error
!STACK 1
java.lang.UnsatisfiedLinkError: com/ibm/cic/common/core/utils/NativeUtils.isWindowsVista()Z
at com.ibm.cic.common.core.preferences.CicCommonSettings.<clinit>(CicCommonSettings.java:230)
at java.lang.J9VMInternals.initializeImpl(Native Method)
at java.lang.J9VMInternals.initialize(J9VMInternals.java:200)
at com.ibm.cic.agent.internal.ui.AgentUIApplication.launch(AgentUIApplication.java:112)
at com.ibm.cic.agent.internal.ui.AgentUIApplication.start(AgentUIApplication.java:62)
at org.eclipse.equinox.internal.app.EclipseAppHandle.run(EclipseAppHandle.java:196)
at org.eclipse.core.runtime.internal.adaptor.EclipseAppLauncher.runApplication(EclipseAppLauncher.java:110)
at org.eclipse.core.runtime.internal.adaptor.EclipseAppLauncher.start(EclipseAppLauncher.java:79)
at org.eclipse.core.runtime.adaptor.EclipseStarter.run(EclipseStarter.java:369)
at org.eclipse.core.runtime.adaptor.EclipseStarter.run(EclipseStarter.java:179)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:60)
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:37)
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:611)
at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.invokeFramework(Main.java:620)
at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.basicRun(Main.java:575)
at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.run(Main.java:1408)

Cause

Starting in version 1.5.2, Installation Manager requires Windows XP Professional Service Pack 2 or later. Windows 2000 is not a supported platform.

Resolving the problem

Update your platform to Windows XP Professional Service Pack 2 or later. Then install Installation Manager.

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Document information


More support for:

IBM Installation Manager
Install

Software version:

1.5.2, 1.5.3, 1.6

Operating system(s):

Windows

Reference #:

1616685

Modified date:

2012-11-12

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