This section provides instructions on how to start rs_init. Enter the information from the Replication Server installation worksheet based on the preparation you did in Chapter 1, “Preparing to Install and Configure Replication Server.”
Log in to your machine as the “sybase” user.
You must run rs_init on the machine on which the Replication Server will run.
Set the SYBASE environment variable to the path of the Sybase release directory, as described in the Replication Server Installation Guide for UNIX Platforms.
Change to the Sybase release directory:
You see the RS_INIT menu.
Choose Configure a Server Product, then choose Replication Server. From the Configure Replication System menu you can:
Install a new Replication Server – see “Configuring a new Replication Server”.
Add a database to your Replication System – see “Adding a database to the replication system”.
Upgrade or downgrade your software – see Chapter 3, “Upgrading or Downgrading an Existing Replication Server.”
Enable password encryption for a Replication Server or alter passwords in configuration files – see Chapter 4, “Using Password Encryption.”