Follow the specific steps outlined in this section before you install the web agent to reduce the chance of complications occurring during and after the installation.
You must have Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 1.3.1 or higher installed or available on a shared file system in order to run the graphical user interface (GUI) of the web agent installation program. Currently, JRE 1.3.1 or any version higher is certified for use with the web agent installation program.
Perform the following pre-installation tasks:
Ensure that Policy Agent 2.2 for IBM Lotus Domino 6.5.4 is supported on the desired platform as listed in Supported Platforms and Compatibility of Agent for IBM Lotus Domino 6.5.4.
Install IBM Lotus Domino 6.5.4 if not already installed.
Refer to the IBM Lotus Domino 6.5.4 documentation for details on how best to install and configure this server for your platform.
Ensure that IBM Lotus Domino 6.5.4 has the latest patches available.
Set your JAVAHOME environment variable to a JDK version 1.3.1_04 or higher.
The installation requires that you set up your JAVAHOME variable correctly. However, if you have incorrectly set the JAVAHOME variable, the setup script will prompt you for supplying the correct JAVAHOME value:
Please enter JAVAHOME path to pick up java:
Ensure that required libraries are available on the IBM Lotus Domino 6.5.4 instance.
Depending on the Windows system you are using, the following libraries, msvcp70.dll and msvcr70.dll, might not be available. If these libraries are not available to the IBM Lotus Domino 6.5.4 instance upon which you are installing the agent, you must make them available as described in the following substeps.
Obtain these Windows libraries: msvcp70.dll and msvcr70.dll.
These libraries come with certain Windows applications. You can also obtain them by contacting Sun technical support.
Place the libraries in the system32 subdirectory.
The following path is an example of a conceivable path to this directory: