Check the system hosting the web server and load balancing plugin to see if a previously installed load balancing plugin or reverse proxy plugin is present. If it is, remove it using the uninstallation program.
Verify that the supported web server is installed on the machines where you are going to install the load balancing plugin.
See Web Servers in Sun Java System Application Server Enterprise Edition 8.2 Standalone Installer Release Notes to identify currently supported web server versions. Some web servers require additional configuration to run with the Application Server load balancing plugin. For more information, see Chapter 4, Configuring Web Servers for Load Balancing, in Sun Java System Application Server Enterprise Edition 8.2 High Availability Administration Guide.
On the installer's Component Selection page, select Load Balancing Plugin and No Administration Tools.
Identify your web server and the web server instance path.
If you are installing the load balancing plugin on Web Server 7.0, the installer displays the Sun Java System Web Server 7.0 information page. Enter the following:
Ensure that you enter valid values for these fields related to Web Server 7.0 administration server. The installer does not validate these values.
After you install load balancing plugin on Windows for Sun Java Systems Web Server 7.0, you need to reboot the machine, so that the installer updates the system PATH environment variable to add the path to the plugin libraries.
You cannot perform a silent installation of the load balancing plugin on Web Server 7.0.
The Installation Summary page is displayed indicating the installation status.
Review the installation log files. For a list of these log files and their locations, see Installation Log Files.