Creating a User for running the LCM Server and LCM Service

A dedicated user for running the LifeCycle Manager Server and a LifeCycle Manager Service is required. You need to create this user before starting the Installing a LifeCycle Manager Server and a LifeCycle Manager Service.

Create the user lcm and lcmgroup

  1. Log on as root.
  2. Run the following commands:

    # groupadd lcmgroup

    # useradd -g lcmgroup -m -d /home/lcm -s /bin/bash lcm

    # passwd lcm

  3. Verify the environment. Check if directory /u01/app/lcm exists by running the following command:

    # mkdir -p /u01/app/lcm

  4. Change owner to the lcm directory by running the command:

    # chown lcm:lcmgroup /u01/app/lcm