How to install or apply cumulative using silent installer after RA Version 6.2

Document ID : KB000010024
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Introduction:

Starting with Release Automation 6.2 the cumulative installer is different then the old ones so we need to follow the below updated procedure to apply the cumulative by using silent installer.

There are two var files available: One for Windows and one for Linux.

This article discusses highlights some points that are related to the cumulative patch installation by using silent var files.

 

Environment:
CA Release Automation Server 6.2 and Next Versions
Instructions:

Once you have the latest cumulative of CA Release Automation Server 6.2 use the below method to apply.

1. Attached two example of varfile files (One for linux and one for windows)

2. The execution syntax should look like:

<Installer file path> -q -varfile <varfile file path>

3. The process for NAC and NES is the same.

 

For Linux Server:

#install4j response file for Release Automation Server 6.2.0.b3091

#Wed Dec 28 07:48:41 EST 2016

sys.component.12751$Boolean=true

sys.languageId=en

sys.component.12750$Boolean=true

sys.adminRights$Boolean=true

sys.component.336$Boolean=true

sys.installationDir=/opt/LISAReleaseAutomationServer

 

For Windows Server:

#install4j response file for Release Automation Server 6.2.0.b3091

#Wed Dec 28 07:48:41 EST 2016

sys.component.12751$Boolean=true

sys.languageId=en

sys.component.12750$Boolean=true

sys.adminRights$Boolean=true

sys.component.336$Boolean=true

sys.installationDir=C\:\\Program Files (x86)\\CA\\LISAReleaseAutomationServer

 

Reference Link:

https://communities.ca.com/message/241951000?commentID=241951000&et=watches.email.outcome#comment-241951000