WebSphere Portal 8 Installation
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WebSphere Portal 8 installation steps
Install using Live repository or offline repository
In this scenario I used the offline mode and downloaded the sources from PA. I installed Portal Enable and downloaded the following sources from PA
Restart Installation Manager .
Configure Portal Repository - Repo.config located E:\p
Select all the Installation packages WebSphere Application Server and WebSphere Portal Server and WebSphere Portal Enable . The option available in this screen might vary based on the Portal Flavor that you install Portal Server , Express, Enable or Extend.
You would see all available Fixes , select all the available Fixes
Accept licensce aggreement .
Select the profiles to install. In this scenario I selected Full profile , After profile selection you would see standard or advanced installation option .I selected advanced as it would have options to configure the hostname , nodename and cellname . you also have the option to change the portal context path from /wps to /prefered context path .
Click Next and Install .
After installation I wanted to update the Lates Java Fix for WAS ND . Start the IM and select update , choose WAS ND 8.0.3 , Based on the live repository URL it shows all the available fixes , select the required Fixes and click Next and Install .