This section explains, how to install DCC component.

Procedure

  1. Download the DCF binary from support.vmware.com and give it 'run' access:
    chmod +X <file_name>.sh
    sh <file_name>.sh
  2. Accept EULA and configure parameters:
    - Do you accept EULA [y/N] ?
        - Install in /opt/DCF [Y/n] ?
        - Required dependencies
        
           [1]   java '8.0.141' v8.0.141\
           [2]   module-manager '1.13u1' v1.13u1\
           [3]   webservice-gateway 'Default' (none) => v2.3u2\
           [4]   python 'Default' (none) => v3.6.5\
           [5]   controller 'Default' (none) => v1.0\Certificate generation
        
         * Finalizing installation...
         * Installing service 'webservice-gateway Default'...              [ installed ]
         * Generating server certificate...                                     [ done ]
         * Generating client certificate...                                     [ done ]
         * Generating truststore...                                             [ done ]
         * Generating trusted certificate...                                    [ done ]
  3. Complete installation and start services
        Installation complete.
        
         * Starting 'webservice-gateway Default'...                               [ OK ]
         * Starting 'task-scheduler Default'...                                   [ OK ]
         * Starting 'controller Default'...                                       [ OK ]
        ```
    
    * IMPORTANT: All useful utilities are located in "/opt/DCF/bin".
    To install additional modules, use "/opt/DCF/bin/manage-modules.sh"
    
    * WARNING: Anti-virus software are known to severely impact VMware Service Assurance DCF performance and reliability. It is recommended to add
    "/opt/DCF" to your anti-virus white-list. Please contact your vendor for more information about white-listing.
    
    * Installing packages\
    New modules (blocks) are distributed in a packaged format, usually using the .pkg extension. 
    Once copied in the Module-Respository directory, DCC is able to detect changes and make them 
    available for provisioning.