Installing Connect:Direct for UNIX
Complete the following procedure to perform a basic installation of Connect:Direct® for UNIX:
- Create the options file to install Connect:Direct for UNIX.
Log in to the target system as root.
Note: If the root password is unavailable, but root authority can be properly acquired per your company's security policies via a utility like sudo, then acquire root authority via the utility and then execute
- Make a deployment directory on the target system to stage the installation files. Note: The deployment directory must be outside the Connect:Direct for UNIX Installation directory structure, i.e. not a sub-directory to the Connect:Direct for UNIX installation directory.
- Copy cdinstall_a, cdinstall, the cpio file, keycert file, and the options file to the deployment directory. You can put the cpio file on a network file system instead of the deployment directory.
- Run cdinstall_a.
- Review the log file in the deployment directory (cdaiLog.txt).