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E-COB: Server Express Cobol Compiler Install Prompts for Alphanumeric User ID of the Enterprise Server System (Doc ID 2390043.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 15, 2019

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.56 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Applies To:  Any Peopletools release,  any UNIX/Linux platform and any Server Express cobol compiler release

Sample Environment:
PeopleTools 8.56.06,
FSCM 9.2,
DB2 11.1,  
AIX 7.1,
Server Express 5.1 wp14


Scenario 1:

The site rep is installing Micro Focus Server Express 5.1 WP14  and running into an error when attempting to install Enterprise server.

Error per the install script :
Enter the alphanumeric user ID of the Enterprise Server System Administrator.:

The specified Enterprise Server System Administrator user ID has not been
assigned or is not alphanumeric. Please ask your UNIX System
Administrator to add one or specify another.
installation aborted

Scenario 2:

Enterprise Server provides a scalable, managed and high-performance
transactional environment for the deployment of COBOL applications
and services, COBOL/J2EE applications and direct COBOL Web Services.

Your Enterprise Server requires configuration. You can either do it now
or later. To do it now you need to know the alphanumeric user ID of the
Enterprise Server System Administrator.
To do it later, enter the following commands whilst logged in as root :

Do you wish to configure Enterprise Server now? (y/n): y

The use of Enterprise Server requires the Enterprise Server License Manager
to be running.

Do you want the Enterprise Server License Manager to be automatically
started at boot time? (y/n): y
Before continuing this installation, please ensure that you have the
alphanumeric user ID of the Enterprise Server System Administrator to hand.
You can find more information in the Configuration and Administration Guide.

Press 'q' to quit or return to continue:

The responses to the following questions will be used to help construct your
global transaction system configuration file (cas.cfg) - see your Configuration
and Administration Guide for more information.

Do you want error/warning messages to be displayed via the
syslog daemon? (y/n): y

Enter the alphanumeric user ID of the Enterprise Server System

The specified Enterprise Server System Administrator user ID has not been
assigned or is not alphanumeric. Please ask your UNIX System
Administrator to add one or specify another.

Enter the alphanumeric user ID of the Enterprise Server System
Administrator.: psadmin

Enter the directory where you want the Enterprise Server run-time system files
to reside. Please enter the absolute path. Do not use environment variables.
Press return to use /var/mfcobol/es

Setting file permissions. Please wait...
Processing -f option...

Enterprise Server configuration complete

XDB is a fully-functional ANSI-compliant relational database
management system, providing support for SQL data access for
development purposes.

Do you want to install XDB? (y/n): y

Enter the directory where you want to install XDB.
Please enter the absolute path. Press return to use

Installing XDB in directory /opt/microfocus/xdb...

Do you want to only install XDB client-side software (i.e. to work with an
existing XDB server installation)?y

Please enter the configuration directory (this should either not exist,
or be empty).
Press return for the default (/opt/microfocus/xdb/cfg) :

Please enter a unique name for the server.
Press return for the default of XDBSERVE:

Please enter the port number that the server should listen on.
Press return for the default of 8898:
Please enter the alphanumeric user ID under which all XDB processes
are to be executed: psadmin
xdbconfig: error while loading shared libraries: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
xdbprofile: error while loading shared libraries: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

  Your xdb server has been successfully configured.  Please run either the
  .xdbshrc or .xdbcshrc files created in directory:
  to set up the xdb environment.  These scripts set up environment variables
  and your path to enable you to use this server.

  .xdbshrc is for Bourne type shell users (sh, bash, ksh, etc.)
          use ". /opt/microfocus/xdb/cfg/.xdbshrc"

  .xdbcshrc is for C type shell users (csh, tcsh, etc.)
          use "source /opt/microfocus/xdb/cfg/.xdbcshrc"

XDB installation complete.

(remember to set COBDIR to /psoft/COBOL/WP6,
include /psoft/COBOL/WP6/lib in LD_LIBRARY_PATH
and include /psoft/COBOL/WP6/bin on your PATH)

WARNING: Any executables (whether a Run-Time System or an application)
must be relinked using this new release. Otherwise, the results of
running the older executables with this new release are undefined.

Installation completed successfully.

The COBOL system is ready to use.




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