This chapter covers the following concepts:
The different factors that must be considered before installing WebSphere Application Server V5
The changes from either WebSphere V3.5 or WebSphere V4.0 to WebSphere V5
Installation of WebSphere using either the graphical installer or the nongraphical, silent installer
A complete installation of WebSphere on Linux using the graphical installer
How to install a WebSphere interim fix or fix pack
WebSphere Application Server V5 is a complex product. A little bit of planning before you install can save a lot of trouble later. This chapter outlines the planning and installation process to ensure that you create a solid foundation with an appropriately ...