Parameters for Installation on the Mobile Device

You can control the installation of the client on the mobile device using installation parameters. 

Port 4444 is used as the standard port for the Apache Tomcat server. You can change the port, for example, to prevent attacks by a worm at this port (see Note 677312). To change the port number to 5555, for example, start the installation as follows:

setup.exe /z“-tomcatport<5555>“

Syntax

Setup.exe /<Parameter>

The further syntax depends on the parameters.

Parameters for setup.exe

Parameters

Meaning

/r

Record a silent installation and write the entered values in a response file.

Example: setup.exe /r

/s

Perform a silent installation in which no dialog boxes are displayed for the end user.

Example: setup.exe /s

/f1

Alternatives: Specify the name and path for the response file. You can use this parameter both for recording and performing a silent installation The default name is SetupIss.htm

Example: setup.exe /r /f1“C:\\temp\setup.iss“

/z

Specify additional options; see the table below.

Example:
setup.exe /z“-<Option><<Value>> -<Option>“

/L

Specify the language for the installation and program; see the table below. The default value is the language of the operating system and, if this language is not available, English.

Example: setup.exe /L1031

Additional Options (Parameter /z)

Option

Meaning

-path

Installation directory for the client

Example: setup.exe /z“-path<C:\Programs\SAP MI Client Component>“

-protocol

Protocol to be used by the client when communicating with the server. The value is entered in the configuration file MobileEngine.config (parameter MobileEngine.Sync.Gateway.Protocol).

Possible values: http or https

Example: setup.exe /z“-protocol<http>“

-host

Host name of the SAP J2EE Engine. The value is entered in the configuration file MobileEngine.config. (parameter MobileEngine.Sync.Gateway.Host).

-system

SAP Web AS system name

The value is entered in the configuration file MobileEngine.config. (parameter MobileEngine.Sync.Gateway.System).

Example: setup.exe /z“-system<ABA>“

-port

Standard port of the SAP J2EE Engine

The value is entered in the configuration file MobileEngine.config.

(parameter MobileEngine.Sync.Gateway.Port).

-tomcatport

Port of the Apache Tomcat server

The value is entered in the configuration file MobileEngine.config (parameter MobileEngine.Runtime.Port).

Default value: 4444

Example: setup.exe /z“-tomcatport<5555>“

-tomcathandlerport

Port where the Apache Tomcat server is started and ended.

-sapdbname

Name for the SAP DB

The value is entered into the configuration file MobileEngine.config (parameters MobileEngine.Persist.Jdbc.Drive, MobileEngine.Persist.Jdbc.DbUrl, MobileEngine.Persist.Jdbc.DbName).

-client

Client in the SAP Web AS.

The value is entered in the configuration file MobileEngine.config. (parameter MobileEngine.Sync.Client)

-pold

SAP Mobile Infrastructure is started with the old parser.

-cu

The name of the logged on user is read from file C:\\saptemp\compuser.txt and used to enter the user.

Possible Values for Parameter /L

Language

Value

Chinese (Simplified)

2052

Danish

1030

German

1031

English (USA)

1033

French (Standard)

1036

Italian (Standard)

1040

Japanese

1041

Korean

1042

Dutch (Standard)

1043

Polish

1045

Portuguese (Standard)

2070

Russian

1049

Swedish

1053

Spanish (Traditional)

1034

Czech

1029

Hungarian

1038