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Rapid Recovery 6.1.2 - Installation and Upgrade Guide

Introduction to Rapid Recovery Rapid Recovery system requirements Installing Rapid Recovery
Understanding Rapid Recovery components About installing the Rapid Recovery Core Installing the Rapid Recovery Agent software Installing the Rapid Recovery Central Management Console Automatically installing updates Uninstalling the Rapid Recovery Core Uninstalling the Rapid Recovery Agent software Uninstalling the AppAssure Agent software from a Linux machine Uninstalling the Rapid Recovery Central Management Console About the Local Mount Utility
Upgrading to Rapid Recovery About us

Agent dependencies

The following dependencies are required and are installed as part of the Agent installer package:

Linux scripting information

Information about Bourne Shell scripting supporting Linux protected machines is included in the Rapid Recovery User Guide. See the appendix "Scripting," including the topic "Using Bourne Shell and Bash scripting with Rapid Recovery."

Installing the Rapid Recovery Agent software on Debian or Ubuntu

The Rapid Recovery Agent .deb file is an archive containing repository information specific to the apt package manager. Complete the following steps to install the Rapid Recovery Agent on Debian or Ubuntu machines for an online installation.

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Determine your present working directory by entering pwd and pressing Enter. For example, assume your directory is /home/rapidrecovery/.

For more information about the license portal, see the Rapid Recovery License Portal User Guide.

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To establish a persistent connection between your Linux machine and the remote Quest software repository in which Rapid Recovery software and components are stored, type the following command:

For example, if the installer file is named rapidrecovery-repo-6.1.0.999.deb in the directory /home/rapidrecovery/, type the following command, and then press Enter:

Any missing packages or files required by the Agent will be downloaded from the remote software repository and installed automatically as part of the script.

The Rapid Recovery Agent files are installed.

Installing the Rapid Recovery Agent software on Red Hat Enterprise Linux, CentOS, or Oracle Linux

The Rapid Recovery Agent .rpm file is an archive containing repository information specific to Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), CentOS, or Oracle Linux. These distributions use the yum package manager. Complete the following steps to install the Rapid Recovery Agent on RHEL, CentOS, or Oracle Linux.

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Determine your present working directory by entering pwd and pressing Enter. For example, assume your directory is /home/rapidrecovery/.

For more information about the license portal, see the Rapid Recovery License Portal User Guide.

For example, if the installer file is named rapidrecovery-repo-6.1.0.999.rpm in the directory /home/rapidrecovery/, type the following command, and then press Enter:

Any missing packages or files required by the Agent will be downloaded from the remote software repository and installed automatically as part of the script.

The Rapid Recovery Agent files are installed.

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