Sun Java Enterprise System 5 Installation Guide for UNIX

Non-Root Examples

Although the Java ES installer is designed to run as root, you might want to install some components as non-root. This is not a trivial process, but some deployments require it. To install either Access Manager or Portal Server as a non-root user on either Solaris OS or Linux, refer to the following instructions:

Note –

HP-UX does not support non-root.

For additional non-root information in this document, see Configuring Product Components With Non-root Identifiers