This document describes how to use the WebLogic installation program on Windows and UNIX platforms.
This document is intended for system administrators or application developers who are installing the WebLogic software. It is assumed that readers are familiar with web technologies and have a general understanding of Windows and UNIX platforms.
The document is organized as follows:
Chapter 1, "Preparing for Installation" describes the basic information you must know before installing your software.
Chapter 2, "Starting the Installation Program" describes how to start the installation program in graphical, console, and silent modes on Windows and UNIX platforms.
Chapter 3, "Running the Installation Program in Graphical Mode" describes how to install your software on Windows and UNIX platforms, using a Java-based graphical user interface (GUI).
Chapter 4, "Running the Installation Program in Console Mode" discusses how to install your software on Windows and UNIX platforms, using a text-based interface.
Chapter 5, "Running the Installation Program in Silent Mode" describes how to install your software, without user intervention by using an XML properties file to specify the installation options.
Chapter 6, "Post-Installation Information" provides information about post-installation tasks.
Chapter 7, "Uninstalling the Software" provides procedures for uninstalling your software in graphical, console, and silent modes.
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