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Installing Novell iManager 1.5 silently (unattended)

(Last modified: 11Feb2003)

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Installing Novell iManager 1.5 silently (unattended)

Installing Novell iManager 1.5 remotely


Novell iManager 1.5

Novell eDirectory 8.7


There may be certain circumstances where you will want to install iManager 1.5 remotely.  The current iManager 1.5 installation requires user intervention all throughout the GUI installation.  If you do want to install iManager silently enabling you to install from a remote location, the following needs to be performed.

From the command line, just add "-i silent" (without the quotes) to the installation command line.  If you want to use a properties file, create a file called or and place it in the same directory as the iManagerInstall.jar file.  Set the INSTALLER_UI=silent property in the property file.  See the examples below on how to use both methods.

Command line:
JAVA -CP path :iManagerInstall.jar install -i silent

Properties file:
JAVA -CP path :iManagerInstall.jar install -f (or

For additional information on eDirectory 8.7, please see the following solution.  NOVL81742 - eDirectory 8.7 Readme Addendum


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  • 10078374
  • Solution ID: NOVL85442
  • Creation Date: 07Jan2003
  • Modified Date: 11Feb2003
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