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    Product
    HCL Launch
    Type
    plugin
    Compatibility
    HCL Launch version 7.0 or later
    Created by
    HCL Software
    Website
    Published Date
    March 12th, 2021
    Last Updated
    April 14th, 2022

    Description

    The RPM Package Manager (RPM) is a toolset used to install a single package, track files added by the package on the system, and remove files using a single command. Distributed with the Red Hat Linux distribution and its derivatives.

    Quick Info

    Product
    HCL Launch
    Type
    plugin
    Compatibility
    HCL Launch version 7.0 or later
    Created by
    HCL Software
    Website
    Published Date
    March 12th, 2021
    Last Updated
    April 14th, 2022

    launch-rpm-4.1100816.zip

    Uploaded: 12-Mar-2021 11:41

    Summary

    You can use the RPM Package Manager (RPM) to install, uninstall, and manage software packages in UNIX environments.

    With the RPM plugin, you can automate RPM functions into your HCL Launch Processes.

    This plugin includes one or more steps, click Steps for step details and properties.

    Compatibility

    This plugin requires HCL Launch version 7.0 or later.

    This plugin runs on all operating systems that HCL Launch supports.

    Installation

    See Installing plugins in HCL Launch for installing and removing plugins.

    History

    The following table describes the changes made in each plugin version.

    Plugin history details
    Version Description
    4 Minor enhancements

    Usage

    Use the RPM plugin to automate installing, uninstalling, and updating packages in a deployment process. Packages are in the RPM file format. Typically, a package contains an application and all the required files that are associated with that application.

    You can include RPM command options on the steps. See the RPM Guide for list and description of options that can be included on each command.

    Step palette

    To access this plugin in the palette, click Installers > RPM.

    Tips

    When you remove packages, if there is a dependency on another package an error message is issued.

    An upgrade operation installs a new version of a package and removes all previous versions of the same package. If a package is not installed, the upgrade operation installs the package.

    Steps

    The following process steps are available in the xRPM plugin.

    Install RPM

    Install an RPM package.

    Input properties for the Install RPM step
    Name Type Description Required
    Install Options String One or more options to be used when installing the package. Put each option on a separate line. See the RPM Guide for a list of options. No
    RPM packages String A list of one or more packages to be installed. Put each package name on a separate line. Yes

    Uninstall RPM

    Remove a package.

    Input properties for the Uninstall RPM step
    Name Type Description Required
    Erase Options String One or more options to use when removing the package. Put each option on a separate line. See the RPM Guide for a list of options. No
    Package name String A list of one or more packages to be uninstalled. Put each package name on a separate line. Yes

    Update RPM

    Update a package.

    Input properties for the Update RPM step
    Name Type Description Required
    RPM packages String A list of one or more RPM package names to be installed. Put each package name on a separate line. Yes
    Update Options String One or more options to use when updating the package. Put each option on a separate line. See the RPM Guide for a list of options. No