Learn how to install and configure Oracle Data Integrator, and how to verify your installation.
This chapter includes the sections:
Learn how to launch the installer for Oracle Data Integrator.
To begin installing Oracle Data Integrator:
java -jarfrom the JDK directory on your system, as illustrated below:
/home/Oracle/Java/jdk1.8.0_101/bin/java -jar fmw_126.96.36.199.0_odi.jar
Be sure to replace
/home/Oracle/Java//Oracle/jdk1.8.0_101/bin/java with the location of the JDK on your system.
When the installation program appears, you are ready to install. See Navigating the Installation Screens to Install Oracle Data Integrator for a description of each installation program screen.
Learn how to navigate and understand Oracle Data Integrator installation screens.
The installation program displays a series of screens, in the order listed in Table 2-1.
If you need additional help with any of the installation screens, click the screen name.
Table 2-1 Oracle Data Integrator Installation Screens
This screen will appear if this is the first time you are installing any Oracle product on this host. Specify the location where you want to create your central inventory. Make sure that the operating system group name selected on this screen has write permissions to the central inventory location.
For more information about the central inventory, see Understanding the Oracle Inventory.
This screen introduces you to the product installer.
Use this screen to specify the location of your Oracle home directory.
For more information, see Selecting Directories for Installation and Configuration.
Use this screen to select an installation type.
This screen verifies that your system meets the minimum necessary requirements.
If there are any warning or error messages, you can refer to one of the documents referenced in Verifying Certification, System Requirements, and Interoperability.
If you already have an Oracle Support account, use this screen to indicate how you would like to receive security updates.
If you do not have one and are sure you want to skip this step, clear the check box and verify your selection in the follow-up dialog box.
Use this screen to verify the installation options you selected. If you want to save these options to a response file, click Save and provide the location and name of the response file. Response files can be used later in a silent installation situation.
This screen allows you to see the progress of the installation.
This screen appears when the installation is complete. Review the information on this screen, then click Finish to terminate the installer.
Learn how to verify an Oracle Data Integrator installation.
To verify an ODI installation, complete the following tasks:
The log files generated during your ODI installation help you determine whether any problems occurred during installation.
Review the contents of the installation log files to make sure that no problems were encountered. For a description of the log files and where to find them, see Troubleshooting Using Installation and Configuration Log Files.
Check the directory structure of your ODI installation. This structure varies according to the options you selected during installation.
The contents of your ODI installation vary based on the options you selected during the installation.
For more information about the directory structure you should see after installation, see What are the Key Oracle Fusion Middleware Directories?.
You can install Oracle Data Integrator in silent mode by using the silent flag.
To install Oracle Data Integrator in silent mode, use the
-silent flag on the command line when you start the installer.
For more information about silent or command line installation, see Using the Oracle Universal Installer in Silent Mode.
Example Response Files
The following are response file examples when installing Oracle Data Integrator in Silent mode:
For an Enterprise installation:
[ENGINE] #DO NOT CHANGE THIS. Response File Version=188.8.131.52.0 [GENERIC] #The oracle home location. This can be an existing Oracle Home or a new Oracle Home ORACLE_HOME=/scratch/aganeriw/odi1213enterprise #Set this variable value to the Installation Type selected. e.g. Standalone Installation, Enterprise Installation. INSTALL_TYPE=Enterprise Installation #Type String (URL format) Indicates the OCM Repeater URL which should be of the format [scheme[Http/Https]]://[repeater host]:[repeater port] COLLECTOR_SUPPORTHUB_URL=
For a Standalone Installation:
[ENGINE] #DO NOT CHANGE THIS. Response File Version=184.108.40.206.0 [GENERIC] #The oracle home location. This can be an existing Oracle Home or a new Oracle Home ORACLE_HOME=/scratch/aganeriw/odi1213standalone #Set this variable value to the Installation Type selected. e.g. Standalone Installation, Enterprise Installation. INSTALL_TYPE=Standalone Installation #Provide the My Oracle Support Username. If you wish to ignore Oracle Configuration Manager configuration provide empty string for user name. MYORACLESUPPORT_USERNAME= #Provide the My Oracle Support Password MYORACLESUPPORT_PASSWORD=<SECURE VALUE> #Set this to true if you wish to decline the security updates. Setting this to true and providing empty string for My Oracle Support username will ignore the Oracle Configuration Manager configuration DECLINE_SECURITY_UPDATES=true #Set this to true if My Oracle Support Password is specified SECURITY_UPDATES_VIA_MYORACLESUPPORT=false #Provide the Proxy Host PROXY_HOST= #Provide the Proxy Port PROXY_PORT= #Provide the Proxy Username PROXY_USER= #Provide the Proxy Password PROXY_PWD=<SECURE VALUE> #Type String (URL format) Indicates the OCM Repeater URL which should be of the format [scheme[Http/Https]]://[repeater host]:[repeater port] COLLECTOR_SUPPORTHUB_URL=