Installation Guide




Chapter 1: Introduction

SilverStream components and packaging
Application server configurations
About the installation program
Installation decisions
Choosing a database for SilverMaster
Choosing the installation type
Installing the SilverStream Server and programs to run as a service or a daemon
Migrating to Version 3
Migrating a SilverMaster
Upgrading application databases
Maintaining multiple versions of SilverStream
Contacting Technical Support

Chapter 2: Installing SilverStream on Windows

System requirements and supported databases
Installing SilverStream
Testing the install
Installing the runtime environment for external Java clients
Installing on a non-networked computer
Verifying that TCP/IP is installed on your computer
Installing a TCP/IP connection under Windows NT 4.0
Installing a TCP/IP connection under Windows 95/98
Installing the SilverStream Server as a service

Chapter 3: Installing SilverStream on UNIX

System requirements and supported databases
Installing SilverStream
Before you install
Mounting the CD-ROM drive (HP-UX)
Mounting the CD-ROM drive (Solaris)
Running the install
Setting the SilverStream Server and cluster components to run as daemons
Changing the user account and port
Database notes
Testing the install
Accessing the SilverStream Server
Setting environment variables
Invalid license number
X Windows connection errors
Unable to create server socket
Corrupted SilverMaster
Problems starting SilverServer
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Chapter 4: Installing Enterprise Data Connectors

About the installation software
Installing EDCs for the Developer Edition
Installing EDCs for the Enterprise Edition
Configuring the environment for Lotus Notes

Chapter 5: Configuring DB2 Databases

Supported software versions
Connecting to DB2 databases
Step 1: Gather information about your DB2 environment
Step 2: Prepare DB2 for connection from Universal Database Client
Step 3: Install the Universal Database Client version 5.2 or version 6.1
Step 4: Configure the DB2 client connection
Step 5: Modify the DB2CLI.INI file
Step 6: Set environment variables
Step 7: Use the database in SilverStream

Chapter 6: Configuring Informix Databases

Connecting to Informix databases
Step 1: Install the JDBC driver
Step 2: Create the Informix database and dbspaces
Step 3: Create the Informix user account
Step 4: Configure the JDBC driver
Step 5: Add the driver path to AGCLASSPATH
Step 6: Use the database in SilverStream

Chapter 7: Configuring Microsoft Access Databases

Setting up Microsoft Access databases
Step 1: Install the Microsoft Access ODBC driver
Step 2: Create a Microsoft Access database

Chapter 8: Configuring Microsoft SQL Server Databases

Setting up Microsoft SQL Server databases
Step 1: Install the Microsoft SQL Server client
Step 2: Create the database and configuring SQL Server
Step 3: Create the SilverUser login
Step 4: Create the ODBC System DSN entry

Chapter 9: Configuring Oracle Databases

Setting up Oracle databases
Step 1: Install Oracle SQL Net Client
Step 2: Create an Oracle SQL Net Alias
Step 3: Create an Oracle Tablespace for use with SilverMaster
Step 4: Create an Oracle user for the SilverStream Server
Creating a SilverStream application database on Oracle
Before adding Oracle databases
Adding a database
Using one SQLNet Alias
Installation requirements for HP-UX and AIX

Chapter 10: Configuring Sybase Adaptive Server Anywhere and SQL Anywhere Databases

Overview of Sybase ASA and SQL Anywhere support
Where to go from here
Upgrading from SQL Anywhere 5.5
Using only SQL Anywhere 5.5
Using both Sybase ASA and SQL Anywhere on the same machine
Upgrading to Sybase ASA 6
Setting up a Sybase ASA or SQL Anywhere database
Setting up a SQL Anywhere or Sybase ASA database
Step 1: Create a database
Step 2: Create user accounts
Step 3: Create the ODBC System DSN entry
Step 4: Run Sybase ASA or SQL Anywhere as a service

Chapter 11: Configuring Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise Databases

Setting up Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise databases
Step 1: Install Sybase jConnect
Step 2: Configure the Sybase server
Step 3: Create the SilverMaster database in Sybase
Step 4: Create the Sybase login for the SilverStream Server
jConnect troubleshooting

Chapter 12: Installing SilverJunction

About SilverJunction
Using SilverJunction in a cluster
IIS running on NT
Netscape Server running NT and UNIX
Sample obj.conf file

Appendix A: Creating ODBC Data Sources

Creating an ODBC data source (Windows only)

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