DB2 V9.5 Fedora 16 x86_64

Fedora 16
# yum install libaio* libaio*.i686 compat* compat*.i686 nfs-utils

Ubuntu 12.04
# sudo apt-get install ia32-libs libaio-dev libaio1 nfs-common

# groupadd -g 2000 db2iadm1
# groupadd -g 2001 db2fadm1
# groupadd -g 2002 dasadm1

# useradd -u 2001 -g db2iadm1 -m -d /db2home/db2inst1 db2inst1
# useradd -u 2002 -g db2fadm1 -m -d /db2home/db2fenc1 db2fenc1
# useradd -u 2003 -g dasadm1 -m -d /home/dasusr1 dasusr1

# passwd db2inst1
# passwd db2fenc1
# passwd dasusr1

IBM WebSphere Application Server v7 on Fedora 16

First uncomment ip6 out of /etc/hosts and add your hostname/domainname

# cat /etc/hosts
127.0.0.1   arbitrary arbitrary.some.network.com localhost localhost.localdomain localhost4 localhost4.localdomain4

#::1         localhost localhost.localdomain localhost6 localhost6.localdomain6

 

Install the following rpms

# yum install compat-* ksh gtk2 gtk2-engines libXp libXmu libXtst pam rpm-build elfutils elfutils-libs libXft

Link ksh, this is for IHS

 # ln -s /bin/ksh /usr/bin/ksh