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Update Installer for WebSphere Extended Deployment V5.1 releases

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Update Installer is the tool used to install updates (interim fixes, cumulative fixes and fix packs) to IBM® WebSphere® Extended Deployment V5.1 releases.

Download Description

Update Installer for WebSphere Extended Deployment V5.1 fix Installer provides the following functionality:

  • A GUI Update Installer and a command line update installer.
  • Installation and removal of individual and of multiple code updates.
  • Logging and tracking, as well as recovery features and prerequisite handling.

Directions for using updateWizard to perform installations through a GUI and using updateSilent to install through a command line are included in the referenced Readme file.

The Update Installer for WebSphere Extended Deployment V5.1 is actually the same as the Update Installer for WebSphere Application Server for V6.0 Releases, detailed at

A unique Update Installer is provided for WebSphere Application Server V5.1 embedded into the image:

Linux Users
"UpdateInstaller - Linux" package is applicable for all supported Linux® platforms.

You should source install_root/bin/ prior to beginning the installation to ensure you are using the correct developer kit. You can do this using the following command from the install_root/bin directory:

. ./

Change history

  • V5.1.0.1:Initial creation
  • Refer to WebSphere Application Server V6.0 Update Installer.


Install Cumulative Fix 1 on top of IBM WebSphere Extended Deployment Version 5.1.

Installation Instructions

Review the Readme for a detailed description of the UpdateInstaller tool and installation instructions.

Readme US English 500

Download package

Download RELEASE DATE LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes) Download Options
Update Installer - AIX 04/04/2005 US English 14571520 FTP
Update Installer - Linux 04/04/2005 US English 14858240 FTP
Update Installer - Solaris 04/04/2005 US English 14848000 FTP
Update Installer - Windows 04/04/2005 US English 13142036 FTP

Technical support

1-800-IBM-SERV (US only)

Document information

More support for: WebSphere Extended Deployment

Software version: 5.1,

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Platform Independent, Solaris, Windows

Software edition: All Editions

Reference #: 4008546

Modified date: 2005-04-27