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The following topics provide instructions for uninstalling Gateway Server:

Uninstalling from UNIX and Linux

Use this procedure to uninstall Gateway Server and its components, including the console and agents, from UNIX or Linux.

Recommendation

Run the uninstallation utility as the root user.

To uninstall Gateway Server

  1. Ensure that you are logged on as the root user.
  2. Set the DISPLAY environmental variable to install the software through the GUI interface using:
    DISPLAY=<targetHostName>:1.0.
  3. If you are uninstalling remotely, export the display to your local computer using:
    export DISPLAY=<localHostName>:0.0.
  4. Navigate to the UninstallBMCBPA subdirectory, in the base BMC Software product installation directory.
  5. Type ./uninstall and press Enter. This launches the Gateway Server Installation wizard in uninstall mode.
  6. On the Welcome page, click Next.
  7. Select the components you want to uninstall, and click Next.
  8. Review your selections, and then click Next to begin.
    After the uninstallation is complete, a summary window is displayed that tells you whether or not it was successful.
  9. Click Finish to exit the program.

Uninstalling from Microsoft Windows

Use this procedure to uninstall Gateway Server and its components, including the console and agents, from Microsoft Windows. This procedure documents the options as they appear on Windows NT or Windows Server 2003.

To uninstall Gateway Server

  1. From the Windows Start menu, select Start > Control Panel > Add or Remove Programs.
  2. From the list, select Gateway Server <versionNumber>, and click the Change/Remove button. This launches the Gateway Server Installation wizard in uninstall mode.
  3. On the Welcome page, click Next.
  4. Select the components you want to uninstall, and click Next.
  5. Review your selections, and then click Next to begin.
    After the uninstallation is complete, a summary window is displayed that tells you whether or not it was successful.
  6. Click Finish to exit the program.