Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction

1.1 Document Overview
1.2 Definitions and Abbreviations
1.3 References

Chapter 2 Creating the Installation Package

2.1 Methods for Creating a Silent Mimer SQL Installation
2.2 Creating a Silent Mimer SQL Installation with InstallShield
2.2.1 The Mimer Installation Files
2.2.2 Creating a Response File
2.2.3 Including Mimer SQL in Your Installation Script
2.3 Creating a Mimer ODBC Stand-alone Installation Package
2.3.1 Including the Mimer ODBC Components
2.3.2 Removing the Mimer ODBC Components
2.3.3 External Dependencies
2.4 Adding a Mimer SQL License Key
2.5 Defining a Database
2.5.1 Defining a Remote Database
2.5.2 Defining and Configuring a Local Database
2.5.3 Error Handling
2.6 Generating the System Databanks
2.6.1 SDBGEN Parameters
2.7 Starting the Database Server
2.8 More Useful Examples
2.8.1 Example 1
2.8.2 Example 2
2.8.3 Example 3
2.8.4 Example 4
2.8.5 Example 5

Chapter 3 Example Configuration Program

3.1 Main Program
3.1.1 I_SetupLicense
3.1.2 I_DefineDatabase
3.1.3 I_CreateSystemDatabanks
3.1.4 I_StartupDatabaseServer
3.1.5 I_CreateApplicationObjects
3.1.6 I_InstError

Chapter 4 About Previous Mimer SQL Versions

4.1 Upgrading a Mimer SQL Installation
4.2 Upgrading a Mimer SQL Database

Chapter 5 Mimer Packaging Parameters

5.1 Mimer SQL Specific Parameters and Commands
5.1.1 Data Source Parameters
5.1.2 Local Database Parameters
5.1.3 Local Database Server Commands
5.1.4 Remote Database Parameters
5.1.5 License Key Parameters

Chapter 6 ODBC Supplementary Information

6.1 SQLConfigDataSource
6.1.1 Summary
6.1.2 Syntax
6.1.3 Arguments
6.1.4 Returns
6.1.5 Diagnostics
6.1.6 Comments
6.2 SQLConfigDriver
6.2.1 Summary
6.2.2 Syntax
6.2.3 Arguments
6.2.4 Returns
6.2.5 Diagnostics
6.2.6 Comments
6.3 SQLInstallDriverEx
6.3.1 Summary
6.3.2 Syntax
6.3.3 Arguments
6.3.4 Returns
6.3.5 Diagnostics
6.3.6 Comments
6.4 SQLInstallerError
6.4.1 Summary
6.4.2 Syntax
6.4.3 Arguments
6.4.4 Returns
6.4.5 Diagnostics
6.4.6 Comments
6.5 SQLRemoveDriver
6.5.1 Summary
6.5.2 Syntax
6.5.3 Arguments
6.5.4 Returns
6.5.5 Diagnostics
6.5.6 Comments

Chapter 7 InstallShield Information

7.1 setup.exe
7.1.1 Syntax
7.1.2 Switches
7.1.3 Comments
7.1.4 Errors
7.1.5 setup.exe Error Codes
7.1.6 Setup Runtime Errors