Plug-in Documentation

IBM Installation Manager

Overview

The IBM Installation Manager plug-in for IBM UrbanCode Deploy includes steps that install, upgrade, and uninstall IBM Installation Manager. The plug-in also includes a step to run response files with IBM Installation Manager. To add the IBM Installation Manager plug-in step to processes, click Installers > IBM > Installation Manager in the step palette of the process editor.

Installation

No special steps are required for installation. See Installing plug-ins in UrbanCode Deploy.

History

Version 4

Initial GitHub Release

Version 3

This release adds support for installing, uninstalling, and upgrading IBM Installation Manager.

Version 1

Initial release of the standard version of the plug-in.

Steps

Process steps in the IBM Installation Manager plug-in

Execute Response File

Run a response file with IBM Installation Manager.

Input properties for the Execute Response File step
Name Type Description Required
Data Location String The path to the Installation Manager application data. No
IMCL Path String Full path to the imcl executable. Yes
Master Password File String Specify the master password file, a text file that contains a passphrase to secure the storage
file. Set appropriate operating system permissions on this file.
No
Response File Location String Yes
Response File Variables String This field applies only to IBM Installation Manager 1.8 and later. Use one comma to separate variables and
two commas if a value contains a comma: var1=val1,,val2,,val3,var2=val4,var3=val5
No
Secure Storage File String Specify a secure storage file that contains passwords for repositories that require authentication. No

Install or Upgrade IBM Installation Manager

Install or upgrade IBM Installation Manager.

Input properties for the Install or Upgrade IBM Installation Manager step
Name Type Description Required
Data Location String The path to the Installation Manager application data. No
Directory where the Installation Kit was unzipped String Specify the directory that contains the extracted installation kit. Yes
Installation Directory String Specify the path where IBM Installation Manager will be installed. No
Installation Log String Specify the name of the installation log file. No
Mode Enumeration:

  • administrator
  • nonadministrator
Administrator/root or nonadministrator are supported. Group is not supported. Yes

Uninstall IBM Installation Manager

Uninstall IBM Installation Manager

Input properties for the Uninstall IBM Installation Manager step
Name Type Description Required
Data Location String The path to the Installation Manager application data. Yes
Mode Enumeration:

  • administrator
  • nonadministrator
Administrator/root or nonadministrator are supported. Group is not supported. Yes