Weblogic 10.3.3 Installation on Linux


Weblogic 10.3.3 Install

In this tutorials, we are going to install WebLogic Server 11gR1 (10.3.3) on Linux(32-bit) platform.

Note: same steps will work for any 10.3.x weblogic versions


Downloads

Weblogic server can be downloaded from here

Accept the license agreement before downloading the software.

Select the version “Oracle WebLogic Server 11gR1 (10.3.3) + Coherence – Package Installer(standalone installer comes with the jdk)” Under Linux(32-bit JVM) column. Select “x86: 705 MB File1″.

A prompt will open which will ask to save the file (file will be a binary with file extension (“.bin”). Save this file under (C:\wls\Linux) folder).

Make sure to have enough disk space to save the file. Since the file size will be approximately 700 mb.

Next, copy the file to the Linux server. There are many tools available to ftp the file - example - winscp


Installation:

There are three modes of installation:

1. Graphical Mode.

2. Console Mode.

3. Silent Mode.

In Graphical mode, GUI is available to do the installation.

In Console mode, a command prompt is available to do the configuration, where a user will input the values.

In Silent mode, all the details will be in an xml file and configuration is done on the basis of the values in the xml file.Silent mode is best approach if you are trying to automate the installation process.

Once the file is copied on the Linux server (example: /home/weblogic).

Weblogic Platform Installation Steps:

1. Change the file permission as follows.

chmod a+x wls1033_linux32.bin
                

2. Run the bin file to start the installation.

./wls1033_linux32.bin
Extracting 0%.....................................100% Unable to instantiate GUI, defaulting to console mode. <------ Oracle Installer - WebLogic 10.3.3.0 -------->

3. Welcome prompt

Welcome

This installer will guide you through the installation of WebLogic 10.3.3.0.
Type "Next" or enter to proceed to the next prompt.
If you want to change data entered previously, type "Previous".
You may quit the installer at any time by typing "Exit".

Enter [Exit][Next]> Next

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4. Home Directory Selection:

Choose Middleware Home Directory:
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"Middleware Home" = [Enter new value or use default "/root/Oracle/Middleware"]

Enter new Middleware Home OR [Exit][Previous][Next]> /usr/local/weblogic103

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Choose Middleware Home Directory:
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"Middleware Home" = [/usr/local/weblogic103]

Use above value or select another option:
    1 - Enter new Middleware Home
    2 - Change to default [/root/Oracle/Middleware]

Enter option number to select OR [Exit][Previous][Next]> 1

<------ Oracle Installer - WebLogic 10.3.3.0 -------->

Choose Middleware Home Directory:
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"Middleware Home" = [/usr/local/weblogic103]

Enter new Middleware Home OR [Exit][Previous][Next]> Next

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5. Security updates selection

Register for Security Updates:
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Provide your email address to be informed of security issues, install the product,
and initiate configuration manager. http://www.oracle.com/support/policies.html

   1|Email:[]
   2|My Oracle Support Password:[]
   3|Receive Security Update:[Yes]

Enter index number to select OR [Exit][Previous][Next]> 3

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Register for Security Updates:
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Provide your email address to be informed of security issues, install the product,
and initiate configuration manager. http://www.oracle.com/support/policies.html

"Receive Security Update:" = [Enter new value or use default "Yes"]

Enter [Yes][No]? No

<------ Oracle Installer - WebLogic 10.3.3.0 -------->

Register for Security Updates:
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Provide your email address to be informed of security issues, install the product,
and initiate configuration manager. http://www.oracle.com/support/policies.html

"Receive Security Update:" = [Enter new value or use default "Yes"]

    ** Do you wish to bypass initiation of the configuration manager and
    **  remain uninformed of critical security issues in your configuration?

Enter [Yes][No]? Yes

<------ Oracle Installer - WebLogic 10.3.3.0 -------->

Register for Security Updates:
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Provide your email address to be informed of security issues, install the product,
and initiate configuration manager. http://www.oracle.com/support/policies.html

   1|Email:[]
   2|My Oracle Support Password:[]
   3|Receive Security Update:[No]

Enter index number to select OR [Exit][Previous][Next]> Next

<------ Oracle Installer - WebLogic 10.3.3.0 -------->
                

6. Installation type selection

Choose Install Type:
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Select the type of installation you wish to perform.

 ->1|Typical
    |  Install the following product(s) and component(s):
    | - WebLogic Server
    | - Oracle Coherence

   2|Custom
    |  Choose software products and components to install and perform optional
       configuration.

Enter index number to select OR [Exit][Previous][Next]> 1

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7. Product Installation directory selection

Choose Product Installation Directories:
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Middleware Home Directory: [/usr/local/weblogic103]

Product Installation Directories:

   1|WebLogic Server: [/usr/local/weblogic103/wlserver_10.3]
   2|Oracle Coherence: [/usr/local/weblogic103/coherence_3.5]

Enter index number to select OR [Exit][Previous][Next]> 1

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Choose Product Installation Directories:
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    "WebLogic Server" = [Enter new value or use default
                         "/usr/local/weblogic103/wlserver_10.3"]

Enter new WebLogic Server OR [Exit][Previous][Next]> Next

<------ Oracle Installer - WebLogic 10.3.3.0 -------->

Choose Product Installation Directories:
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Middleware Home Directory: [/usr/local/weblogic103]

Product Installation Directories:

   1|WebLogic Server: [/usr/local/weblogic103/wlserver_10.3]
   2|Oracle Coherence: [/usr/local/weblogic103/coherence_3.5]

Enter index number to select OR [Exit][Previous][Next]> Next

<------ Oracle Installer - WebLogic 10.3.3.0 -------->

8. Installation Information & Progress

The following Products and JDKs will be installed:
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    WebLogic Platform 10.3.3.0
    |_____WebLogic Server
    |    |_____Core Application Server
    |    |_____Administration Console
    |    |_____Configuration Wizard and Upgrade Framework
    |    |_____Web 2.0 HTTP Pub-Sub Server
    |    |_____WebLogic SCA
    |    |_____WebLogic JDBC Drivers
    |    |_____Third Party JDBC Drivers
    |    |_____WebLogic Server Clients
    |    |_____WebLogic Web Server Plugins
    |    |_____UDDI and Xquery Support
    |    |_____Evaluation Database
    |_____Oracle Coherence
    |    |_____Coherence Product Files
    |_____JDKs
         |_____SUN SDK 1.6.0_18
         |_____Oracle JRockit 1.6.0_17 SDK

    *Estimated size of installation: 1,116.1 MB


Enter [Exit][Previous][Next]> Next

<------ Oracle Installer - WebLogic 10.3.3.0 -------->

Installing files..

0%          25%          50%          75%          100%
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Installing JDK....

0%          25%          50%          75%          100%
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Creating Domains...

<------ Oracle Installer - WebLogic 10.3.3.0 -------->

Weblogic 10.3.3 Installation on Linux : Completed