75 ways to demystify DB2: #31: Techtip: Silent installation of DB2 using response file.
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Are you looking for sample response files to install DB2 using silent installation?
A response file is a text file that contains setup and configuration values. The file is read by the DB2 Setup program and the installation is performed according to the values that have been specified. A response file installation is also referred to as a silent installation.
1) The sample response files are located in the DB2 Image downloaded:
In windows, its under the following directory as shown in the image:
The response files are named according to the DB2 product's shortname.
In the sample file, If you want to do custom installation, you can choose the installation type: CUSTOM and uncomment the COMPs that you want to install.
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