PCSI creates, installs, and manages software products. You can
use it to do the following:
o Install and reconfigure software products.
o Remove software products.
o Display information from the software product database, such
as the names of installed products, the names of patches
applied, product dependencies, the names of files provided
by product, and historical information about past operations.
o Locate software product kits.
o Create a software product kit in sequential, compressed, or
o List the contents of a software product kit or extract files
from the kit, such as release notes or files you specify.
o Perform other operations such as establishing default
configuration choices offered by a product, copying a product
kit or converting it to a different format, and registering
information about a product in the product database.
o Uninstall the last patch or set of patches applied to a
To use PCSI from the DCL prompt, enter the PRODUCT command, a
subcommand, and any required parameters and optional qualifiers.
$ PRODUCT INSTALL FORTRAN /VERSION=V7.2-3 /SOURCE=DISK1:[KITS]
This command installs FORTRAN V7.2-3 on your system from a
product kit located in DISK1:[KITS].