Running the Setup Script
Note: Before continuing the installation, make sure that all
the required permissions,
SSHD2 user account and
/opt/tectia/ directory are set. The user account used for
running the setup script must have read access to the
Note: If you are upgrading from an earlier version of SSH Tectia Server for IBM z/OS, read
the instructions in Section Upgrading Previously Installed Secure Shell Software before continuing.
Go to the directory into which the installation package was unpacked
and run the setup script, for example:
> cd /tmp/ssh-tectia-server-zos-6.1.10.<b>
If you run the script in the TSO OMVS shell you may need to press the
PF10 key from time to time to keep the shell in the RUNNING state.
The setup script does the following:
- It copies the binaries, manual pages, and configuration files under
- It makes the server program-controlled.
- It creates a host key pair (1536-bit RSA) if none is previously
For example, if the software is upgraded from an earlier version, a new key
pair is not created but the existing key pair is used.