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Foglight 5.9.5 - Installing Foglight on Windows with an External PostgreSQL Database

Before Installing Foglight Installing Foglight
Preparing to install Installing a new version of the Management Server Installed directories Foglight settings HP patch checking tool Uninstalling Foglight Upgrading the Management Server Installing Foglight FAQ
Running the Management Server Installing and Upgrading Cartridges Installing Agents

Step 10: Foglight mode

Step 10: Foglight mode
1
Select the server mode. The options are Standalone (the default) or HA (High Availability).
2
If you choose HA (High Availability): In the HA Partition field, type the partition name. All servers set up in HA (High Availability) mode that you want to act as either primary or secondary servers for failover must be configured with the same partition name.
3
Click Next.

Step 11: Foglight repository database type

Step 11: Foglight repository database type

This step allows you to select the Foglight database type. The server on which the database is located must be running before you complete this step.At the completion of this step, the installer creates the user (foglight is the default user ID) in the database and sets the appropriate permissions.

Select PostgreSQL (External database) and then click Next. See the following section for instructions.

Step 12: Foglight ports configuration

Step 12: Foglight ports configuration
NOTE: In certain configurations, the Management Server uses other ports than the ones that you can set on this screen; for example, when Foglight is running in High Availability (HA) mode. See the Administration and Configuration Help for details.
4
Click Next.
NOTE: If there are any port assignment conflicts, an error message dialog box appears. Click Review Ports, if you want to return to the Foglight Ports Configuration screen to configure the conflicting port(s), or click Ignore and Continue to continue with the installation without resolving the port conflicts. Select one of these options to continue.

Step 13: Add Foglight license file

Step 13: Add Foglight license file
1
Specify the path to the Foglight license file in the Install a license from the following file box, or browse to a license file by clicking the Browse button.
IMPORTANT: See the Administration and Configuration Guide for information about license requirements, managing licenses, and the different categories of cartridges (based on their license requirements).
2
Click Next.

If you selected Enable Foglight as a Service in Step 6: Foglight Service, the Management Server service is enabled and started at this point.

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