Solaris 7 Sun Hardware Platform Guide

Installing InterSolv ODBC Software

To install the InterSolv ODBC software, follow these steps:

  1. Start CDE or OpenWindows.

  2. Insert the Supplement CD into your CD-ROM drive.

    The File Manager window is displayed.

  3. Open a command window and become superuser using the su command and superuser password.

  4. Enter the swmtool command at the # prompt:

    # /usr/sbin/swmtool

    The Admintool:Software window is displayed.

  5. Select Add from the Edit Menu.

    The Admintool:Set Source Media window is displayed.

  6. Type

    # cd /cdrom/cdrom0/Product

    The Admintool:Add Software window is displayed.

  7. In the Admintool:Add Software window, select ODBC Driver Manager Software 2.11.

    This will install the SUNWCodbc cluster, which includes both the driver manager package (ISLIodbc) and the demo dBASE driver package (ISLIodbcD).

  8. Click the Customize option if you want to select only one of these packages or change the destination directory from /opt.

    The Admintool:Customize Installation window appears. When you have made the choices you want, click the Add option to return to the Admintool: Add Software window.

  9. In the Admintool:Add Software window, click Add.

    The installation process should take a few minutes. You'll need to respond to prompts to install each InterSolv package you've selected. This message window is closed when installation is complete.

  10. Quit the Admintool:Software window.