5 Deployment Option 2 - Install the LegaSuite Server on Windows

This chapter contains these topics:

5.1 Step 1 - Install the Seagull LegaSuite Server

  1. From a PC, unzip the file A93WEB.ZIP file into a temporary folder.

  2. From the temporary folder, double-click the file named SETUP.EXE. SETUP.EXE starts the Options Menu where you can launch the following installations.

  3. From the Setup screen, Installations Options menu, select the LegaSuite Servers link.

    Figure 5-1 Installation Options screen

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    Description of "Figure 5-1 Installation Options screen"

  4. From the Setup screen, LegaSuite Servers menu, select the Seagull Windows Server link.

    Figure 5-2 LegaSuite Servers screen

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    Description of "Figure 5-2 LegaSuite Servers screen"

  5. From the Welcome screen, click Next

    Figure 5-3 Welcome screen

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    Description of "Figure 5-3 Welcome screen"

  6. From the Software License Agreement screen, if you accept the license agreement, click I Agree.

    Figure 5-4 Software License Agreement screen

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    Description of "Figure 5-4 Software License Agreement screen"

  7. From the Choose Components screen expand Client Types and deselect HTML Clients.

    Figure 5-5 Choose Components screen

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    Description of "Figure 5-5 Choose Components screen"

  8. Accept the default location and copy this location for use later in the install.

    C:\Program Files\SEAGULL\LegaSuite GUI Engine for 32-bit\6.1859.1.82\

    Figure 5-6 Choose Install Location screen

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    Description of "Figure 5-6 Choose Install Location screen"

  9. In the Host Settings section, in the Address: field enter the IBM i name or IP Address.

    The default Port: setting is 23.

    Leave the Working Directory: field in the Server Settings section blank.

    The default Server Port: is 1289.

    Figure 5-7 Configuration screen

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    Description of "Figure 5-7 Configuration screen"

  10. For Webroot: enter your Apache webserver root folder then type in a subfolder of legasuite.

    For Domain: enter the domain name with legastuite subfolder at the end.

    Uncheck the Restart IIS to apply configuration changes checkbox.

    A message asks to create the legasuite subfolder, click Yes.

    Figure 5-8 Configuration (Webroot) screen

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    Description of "Figure 5-8 Configuration (Webroot) screen"

    Figure 5-9 Create LegaSuite Subfolder screen

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    Description of "Figure 5-9 Create LegaSuite Subfolder screen"

  11. On the Java Client screen, check if last two subfolders in the path for the Path: and URL: fields end in \legasuite\java. If not, manually add \legasuite\java at the end.

    Figure 5-10 Java Client screen

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    Description of "Figure 5-10 Java Client screen"

  12. No changes need to be made on the ActiveX Client screen. Click Next.

    Figure 5-11 ActiveX Client screen

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    Description of "Figure 5-11 ActiveX Client screen"

  13. On the Choose Start Menu Folder screen, click Install to begin the installation.

    Figure 5-12 Choose Start Menu Folder screen

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    Description of "Figure 5-12 Choose Start Menu Folder screen"

  14. On the Completion screen, ensure the Run Registration Wizard checkbox is checked. Click Finish and follow the steps in Appendix I - Registration Wizard. Once completed, proceed with Step 2 – Install the JD Edwards World Components for Windows.

Figure 5-13 InstallShield Wizard Completed screen

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Description of "Figure 5-13 InstallShield Wizard Completed screen"


If you miss step 14, you can access the same Registration Wizard through the LegaSuite Registration Wizard link from


5.2 Step 2 - Install the JD Edwards World Components for Windows

  1. From the LegaSuite Servers menu that you launched in the previous section, click the JDE World Windows Components link.

    Figure 5-14 Installation Options screen

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    Description of "Figure 5-14 Installation Options screen"

  2. From the Oracle Universal Installer (OUI): Welcome screen, click Next.

    Figure 5-15 Oracle Universal Installer (OUI) Welcome screen

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    Description of "Figure 5-15 Oracle Universal Installer (OUI) Welcome screen"

  3. Enter a folder Name for the installation, for example A93WEB and any OraHome directory and then click Next. Oracle recommends that you retain the OraHome name in some form for your path directory.

    Using the OraHome name is an Oracle convention that facilitates consistent directory names among Oracle product installations.

    Figure 5-16 Specify Home Details screen

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    Description of "Figure 5-16 Specify Home Details screen"

  4. Enter your Apache web server Directory and then click Next.

    Figure 5-17 Choose Web Server Directory screen

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    Description of "Figure 5-17 Choose Web Server Directory screen"

  5. From the Summary screen, click Next.

    Figure 5-18 Summary screen

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  6. From the End of Installation, click Exit.

    Figure 5-19 End of Installation screen

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    Description of "Figure 5-19 End of Installation screen"

  7. From the Exit screen, click Yes.

5.3 Step 3 - Verify the Seagull LegaSuite Server on Windows

  1. From the Windows server, when the LegaSuite Server is running, this icon must display on your icon tray at the bottom right-hand corner of your screen:

  • If the icon above does not display, start the LegaSuite Sever:


5.4 Step 4 - Verify Seagull License and Message Server on IBM i


This step assumes you have previously installed the Seagull License and Message server. If you have not, follow the instructions in the section Install or Upgrade the Seagull License and Message Server.

Ensure the following servers are running on your IBM i, by typing on the IBM i command line:


Subsystem Server Description
QSYSWRK SEALMSDMN License Message Server
QSYSWRK SEALMSSVR License Message Server

If the License Message Server is not running, start it by typing the following on the IBM i command line:


5.5 Step 5 - Connect the Client Browser

  1. Start the LegaSuite Server before you connect a web browser to the Java application.

  2. Type the following URL in the web browser and press Enter.



Ensure you replace the text your_Windows_server with the name used for your Windows server, as specified during the install.