Paul W Novak
WebSphere Application Server; WebSphere Application Server for z/OS; z/OS
|Abstract: This document contains sample jobs that can be used to install WebSphere Application Server for z/OS V9.|
WebSphere Application Server V9.0 Sample Installation Jobs for z/OS
The attached file contains a set of sample jobs for installing IBM WebSphere Application Serve V9.0 and WebSphere Liberty on z/OS. These jobs are also contained in the SBBOJCL library of WebSphere Application Server V9.0 (5655-WAS); they are provided here for customers who wish to install WebSphere Application Server V9.0 on z/OS without using SMP/E.
Edit and submit this file as a batch job to place the following samples into a partitioned data set.
BBO1CFS Create and mount a filesystem for WebSphere Application Server (traditional)
BBO1INS Install WebSphere Application Server from the web-based repository
BBO1INSL Install WebSphere Application Server from a local repository
BBO1UNIN Uninstall a copy of WebSphere Application Server
BBO2CFS Create and mount a filesystem for WebSphere Liberty
BBO2INS Install WebSphere Liberty from the web-based repository
BBO2INSL Install WebSphere Liberty from a local repository
BBO2ADD1 List available Liberty features
BBO2ADD2 Add Liberty features to an installed copy of Liberty
BBO2ADD2 Remove Liberty features from an installed copy of Liberty
BBO2UNIN Uninstall a copy of WebSphere Liberty
BBO3CFS Create and mount a filesystem for the Web server plugins
BBO3INS Install the Web server plugins from the web-based repository
BBO3INSL Install the Web server plugins from a local repository
BBO3UNIN Uninstall a copy of the Web server plugins
BBO4CFS Create and mount a filesystem for IBM HTTP Server V9.0
BBO4INS Install IBM HTTP Server V9.0 from the web-based repository
BBO4INSL Install IBM HTTP Server V9.0 from a local repository
BBO4UNIN Uninstall a copy of IBM HTTP Server V9.0
BBO5INS Install the IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 8 onto a copy of WebSphere Liberty from the web-based repository
B5O4INSL Install the IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 8 onto a copy of WebSphere Liberty from a local repository
BBO4UNIN Uninstall IBM SDK, Java Technology Edition, Version 8 from a copy of WebSphere Liberty
Note: These jobs require a minimum Installation Manager level of 1.8.5.
These jobs also incorporate a number of recommended best practices:
To avoid problems with Installation Manager handling of symlinks, all products are installed at:
Each product filesystem must be mounted (read-write) at its original installation location when it is being updated with Installation Manager. The product filesystem(s) can be mounted (read-only) at another location for use.
Credentials file for accessing web-based repositories are stored in the Installation Manager directory. Installation Manager sample job GIN3CRED can be used to create credentials files.
All downloaded repositories and fix packs are presumed to be kept, as zip files, in
Installation Manager sample job GIN3REPO can be used to create and mount a local repository file system. Note that repositories no longer need to be uncompressed before being using with Installation Manager.
For more information about IBM Installation Manager, see:
For a complete description of the installation process for WebSphere Application Server V9.0 on z/OS, see:
Installation and Migration
IBM System z Family
WebSphere Application Server WAS V9 sample installation jobs
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