A silent installation is an installation procedure that continues without user interaction. It requires no user intervention from start to finish. This installation is performed using a user-modifiable response file, which enables you to easily duplicate the installation on many computer systems.

Table 1. Variables Property and Description
Property Description
USER_INSTALL_DIR Install directory for smarts-ui.
CLIENT_ID
Client ID.
Note: Use the created remote access token for Auth App for VIDM Authentication. Get the values of client ID, shared secret and VIDM host name from VIDM authentication server.
SECRET Shared Secret.
VIDM_HOST_NAME VIDM Host Name.
AUTH_PORT Auth Application Port.
Note: Port where Auth application will start.
CAPI_IP_ADDRESS cAPI IP Address.
Note:

Enter the cAPI address in the format <IP:PORT>

Example: 127.0.0.1:10000.

SSL_CONF_DIR Enter the ssl.conf location folder.

For example, /etc/httpd/conf.d

KPI_REST_API_URL KPI REST API URL.
Note: Enter the KPI REST API URL in the format <IP-ADDRESS:PORT>. For example, 127.0.0.1:8083.

Prerequisites

Create a configuration file for the installer to execute the installation. To create configuration file:
  1. Copy the sample configuration file from the distribution (smartsui-installer.properties) to a directory on the server where you are installing smarts-ui.

  2. Use any editor (vi/vim) to modify this file.
  3. Define each of the properties in this file, according to the Table - Variables Property and Description. Save the changes to the file.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the server as root.
  2. Type bash smartsui-install.bin –f <response file location> -i silent, press Enter.
    Note: Any user interaction is not required for this installer. Once it completes, a message displays indicating that installation is completed, and you are returned to the shell prompt. If the installer is unable to complete the installation, an error message is saved in the [Product directory]/smarts-ui_logs.

What to do next

After successful Smart-UI installation, follow the steps provided in Export VIDM Certificate section to export and import VIDM certificates.