Installing files in NOGUI mode

To install components in a NOGUI environment, perform all pre-installation preparation steps as described; however, replace the window-based Studio Installer instructions (Chapter 4, “Installing Sybase Servers”) with these instructions.

There are several arguments you can use when you run Studio Installer from the command line. The syntax is:

setup.exe -argument

After you have installed the software, you can proceed with the installation of Adaptive Server in a noninteractive environment.

Complete the following steps:

  1. At the prompt, type:

    cd x:\
    .run.bat -nogui

    where x: is the letter of the CD-ROM drive.

  2. Select the type of install to perform.

  3. From the prompt, enter the installation directory (the default is c:\sybase ).

  4. Select one of the following:

  5. After installing the server components, restart the machine.

  6. The installer prompts: “Have you registered Sybase Software Asset Management Certificates at a central license host?”

    If Yes, enter the following information about the primary network node from which this machine will be checking out licenses:

For information on licensing features on the primary license host, see Chapter 3, “Sybase Software Asset Management (SySAM).”