For a Configure Now installation, you are asked to provide configuration information for the components that allow installation-time configuration. Defaults are displayed, except for passwords (which must be a minimum of 8 characters).
Your configuration values are gathered by the installer as you proceed through the configuration panels. After installation is done, you can access this information in the Installation Summary:
Solaris OS: /var/sadm/install/logs
Specify common server settings.
Either accept the defaults, or use alternate data to answer the installer questions regarding these global fields. Refer to Common Server Settings in Sun Java Enterprise System 2005Q4 Installation Reference.
Specify component settings.
Either accept the defaults or use the information you gathered in the component worksheets to answer the installer questions regarding each component. For information on the configuration values on each page, refer to:
Chapter 1, Configuration Information, in Sun Java Enterprise System 2005Q4 Installation Reference Provides details on the configuration values for each configuration page.
Chapter 2, Configuration Worksheets, in Sun Java Enterprise System 2005Q4 Installation Reference Provides worksheets for gathering your configuration data.
You must use Access Manager Legacy (6.x) installation type if you are installing Access Manager with Portal Server, Messaging Server, Calendar Server, Delegated Administrator, or Instant Messaging. Access Manager Realm (7.x) installation type can only be used if you are not installing any of these components.
For Configure Now—You will be prompted with the following: Install type [Legacy]. Select Legacy (version 6.x style) which is the default. When you are asked for the web container for running Access Manager, set the Console Deployment URI to amconsole.
For Configure Later—As root, run the amconfig script to configure Access Manager after installation. To select the Legacy (6.x) installation type, set the following parameters in your configuration script input file, amsamplesilent:
A list of your selected components and subcomponents is displayed. Review this list carefully. If you need to make changes, type < and press Return until you reach the question that requires a change.
Although shared components are not explicitly listed, they have already been verified and will be installed if they are needed.