Sun Java System Access Manager Policy Agent 2.2 Guide for JBoss Application Server 4.0

ProcedureTo Prepare to Install the Agent for JBoss Application Server 4.0:

  1. Ensure that the Policy Agent 2.2 for JBoss Application Server 4.0 is supported on the desired platform as listed in Supported Platforms and Compatibility of Agent for JBoss Application Server 4.0.

  2. Install JBoss Application Server 4.0 if it is not already installed.

    Refer to the appropriate JBoss Application Server 4.0 installation documentation for information about installing this product on the following web site:

    Note –

    The Agent for JBoss Application Server 4.0 is not supported with the JBoss minimal configuration set.

  3. Ensure that the JBoss Application Server 4.0 instance that will be protected by the agent is shut down.

  4. Create a valid agent profile in Access Manager Console if one has not already been created.

    For information on how to create an agent profile, see Creating a J2EE Agent Profile.

    To avoid a misconfiguration of the agent, ensure that you know the exact ID and password used to create the agent profile. You must enter the agent profile password correctly in the next step and you must enter the agent profile ID correctly when installing the agent.

  5. Create a text file and add the agent profile password to that file.

    Ensure that this file is located in a secure directory of your choice. You will refer to this file during the agent installation process.

    With the agent profile password in this file, stored in a secure location, you do not need to enter sensitive information in the console. A valid password file can have only one line that contains the agent profile password.