Install a LifeCycle Manager Service on Linux

  1. Log on as root.
  2. Run the following command to make sure that the file is readable:

    # chmod ug+r /tmp/installLcmService.jar

  3. Run the command to start the installation of the LCM service. You must type the full path to java in the bin directory of the Java installation. For example, run the following command and press Enter:

    # /usr/java/<jdk version>/bin/java -jar /tmp/installLcmService.jar

    The installation of the LCM service has started.

  4. Provide the following values to install the LifeCycle Manager Service:
    LCM Server IP

    Provide the IP address or FQDN of the LifeCycle Manager server.

    LCM Server port

    Press Enter to use the default value (4060) or provide a different port number that matches the port used when installing the LCM Server, then press Enter.

    LCM Server Admin

    Type the name of a user who is a member of the LifeCycle Manager Administrators group, and press Enter.

    LCM Server Admin Password

    Specify the password for the user, and press Enter.

    LCM Server HTTP Update Port

    This port is used to fetch the LifeCycle Manager Service installation program. Press Enter to accept the default port (4062) or type the correct port number, and press Enter.

    Note: 

    This prompt is only shown if the property http.server.port in the file lcm.properties has been edited.

    LCM Service Name

    Type a name for the LifeCycle Manager Service, and press Enter. Infor recommends that you use the hostname of the application server.

    LCM Service IP

    Type the server IP address where the LifeCycle Manager Service is installed, and press Enter.

    Note: 

    Make sure you provide an external IP address.

    LCM Service installation path

    Refers to the installation path where the LifeCycle Manager Service will be installed. This directory should not exist in your system. Press Enter to accept the default value or type the desired path, and press Enter.

    LCM Service Port

    Press Enter to accept the default value 4065, or type a desired port number, and press Enter.

    Note: 

    A message is displayed if the port you are trying to access is already in use.

    Port interval (from port - to port)

    Select the range of ports that will be used when job executing nodes are started by the LifeCycle Manager Service. New nodes are started either by requests from the system or a product handled by LifeCycle Manager that needs a specific execution node to run its job in. If the default ports (4066-4075) are being used, another range must be provided.

    Trust this certificate chain (Y/N)

    Type Y if you trust the certificate chain.

  5. Press Enter to finish the installation and start the LifeCycle Manager Service. A message appears indicating that the installation has completed successfully.
    Note: 

    The following two commands are now created for user lcm:

    startlcm: The command used to start the LifeCycle Manager Service.

    stoplcm: The command used to stop the LifeCycle Manager Service.