IBM i: Preparing your operating system

Prepare the operating system to ensure a successful installation.


  1. Make sure that you have a CD drive
  2. Make sure that the server is in an unrestricted state
  3. If you do not have one, create a valid IBM® i user ID and password
  4. Create a user profile with a user type (user class) of *SECOFR (other than QSECOFR) to install and configure HCL