Install and configure server

This section describes how to install and configure the Authentication Service for IBM DB2 package on a DB2 server.

Note:   For information about client installation and setup, see Set up the GSSAPI DB2 client.

To automate Authentication Service for IBM DB2plug-in installation and configuration, use the setupdb2.sh script provided in the Authentication Service for IBM DB2 package.

To manually install, set up, configure, and verify the Identity Broker Service for IBM DB2 plug-in without using the setupdb2.sh script, see Install manually.

Use the uninstallation script, /usr/share/centrifydc/bin/ uninstalldb2.sh, included in the Authentication Service for IBM DB2 package, to remove the Authentication Service for IBM DB2:

  • When there is partially installed Authentication Service for IBM DB2 release after a failed installation attempt.
  • Before upgrading an existing Authentication Service for IBM DB2 to a new release.
  • For details about using this script, see Execute the uninstalldb2.sh script

The following sections describe how to install and configure the Authentication Service for IBM DB2 package on each supported platform using the setupdb2.sh script: