How to manually update the Java Runtime Environment for OpsCenter/OpsCenter Analytics

Article:TECH166245  |  Created: 2011-08-02  |  Updated: 2011-08-09  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH166245
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Technical Solution


Issue



OpsCenter/OpsCenter Analytics currently installs with the 1.6.0_14 version of the Java Runtime Environment.  This document describes what is needed to update the JRE to a later version is required.  The examples given document the upgrade to JRE 1.6.0_24 however could be used for any 1.6.0_xx version of JRE.  This article is specific to OpsCenter 7.0/7.0.1/7.1.x.x.


Solution



 WINDOWS

1.       Stop Opscenter services

2.       Download and install JRE 1.6.0_24 from the download link.

3.       Restart Opscenter Services

 

SOLARIS SPARC (64 bit)

1.       Stop Opscenter services

2.       Download JDK 1.6.0_24 from the download link.

3.       Install the JRE

  • Extract the content of the compressed tar file:
    • zcat jdk-6u24-solaris-sparc.tar.Z | tar -xf -
  • Run the pkgadd command to install the packages.
    • pkgadd -d . SUNWj6rt
  • Extract the contents of the second compressed tar file:
    • zcat jdk-6u24-solaris-sparcv9.tar.Z | tar -xf -
  • Run the pkgadd command to install the packages.
    • pkgadd -d . SUNWj6rtx

4.       Restart Opscenter services

 

SOLARIS X64

1.       Stop Opscenter services

2.       Download JDK 1.6.0_24 from the download link.

Download link: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html

  • Click Download JDK option
  • Select Solaris x86 platform
  • Download jdk-6u24-solaris-i586.tar.Z
  • Select Solaris x64 platform
  • Download jdk-6u24-solaris-x64.tar.Z

3.       Install the JRE.

  • Extract the content of the compressed tar file:
    • zcat jdk-6u24-solaris-i586.tar.Z | tar -xf -
  • Run the pkgadd command to install the packages.
    • pkgadd -d . SUNWj6rt
  • Extract the contents of the second compressed tar file:
    • zcat jdk-6u24-solaris-x64.tar.Z | tar -xf -
  • Run the pkgadd command to install the packages.
    • pkgadd -d . SUNWj6rtx
       

4.       Restart Opscenter services

 

LINUX X64

1.       Stop Opscenter services

2.       Download JRE 1.6.0_24 from the download link.

Download link: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html

  • Click Download JRE option
  • Select Linux x64 platform
  •  Download jre-6u24-linux-x64-rpm.bin

3.       Install the JRE.

  • Extract and install the contents
  • Change directory to where the downloaded file is located and run these commands to first set the executable permissions and then run the binary to extract and run the RPM file:
    • % chmod a+x jre-6u24-linux-x64-rpm.bin
    • % ./ jre-6u24-linux-x64-rpm.bin

4.       Delete the rpm file

5.       Restart Opscenter services

 

AIX 64

1.       Stop Opscenter services

2.       Download JDK from the download link.

  •   Download link: http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/aix/service.html
  • Click Java 6 64-bit Link
  •  You will have to login. Please register if you have not registered already.
  • Accept the license and proceed with confirmation.
  •  Select download using http tab.
  • Download Java6_64.sdk.tar under IBM Java6 64-bit Latest SDK installps section.

3.       Install the JDK.

  • Extract and install the contents
    • gunzip -c  Java6_64.sdk.tar | tar xvf –
    • installp -aXYd Java6_64.sdk Java6_64  

4.       Restart Opscenter services

 

HP

1.       Stop Opscenter services

2.       Download JRE from the download link.

  •  Download link: https://h20392.www2.hp.com/portal/swdepot/displayProductInfo.do?productNumber=HPUXJDKJRE60
  •  Click Version 6.0.10 – March 2011 Link under downloads section
  •   You will have to login. Please register if you have not registered already.
  •   Select Itanium(R) JRE tar 6.0.10 - March 2011 (jre6_16010_ia.tar.Z) option from Software specification.
  •    Accept the license and proceed.
  •  Select Get Software option.
  •  Download Itanium_R_JRE_tar_6.0.10_March_2011_jre6_16010_ia.tar.Z file.

3.       Install the JRE.

  •  Extract and install the contents
    • gunzip -c  Itanium_R_JRE_tar_6.0.10_March_2011_jre6_16010_ia.tar.Z | tar xvf –
    • swinstall -s $DEPOT_DIR Java60JRE      
    • $DEPOT_DIR is the directory containing DEPOT file after extraction of tar

4.       Restart Opscenter services

Note: Please note that the JRE updates on AIX will be different as they are released by IBM. The same holds true for HP-UX which is releases by HP.

 

 




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