I installed IBM Rational Software Architect 126.96.36.199 in my machine and updated it to version 188.8.131.52 using fix pack.
To set up the MDM Development & Test environment you need to install the MDM WorkBench in your RSA.This can be done by pointing to the location of the MDM Workbench installable through Help->SoftwareUpdates -> Find & Install.
Keep the MDM distribution file ready with you.
Open up your RSA & give a location for the workspace you are going to set up.
There are a few pre installation steps
2)Server->Launching->Uncheck Automatically publish when starting server.
3)Java ->InstalledJRE ->Point towards C:\IBM\SDP70\runtimes\base_v61\java\jre
Now we are ready for the actual workspace setup.
File ->New -> Other->MDM Workbench -> MDM Development & Test Environment.
Our next step will be select the operations we are going to perform.
Initially we will select a few .
On click of Next we will be allowed to perform the Websphere Configuration
Provide the path to the MDM distribution file.
The next screen will help you to provide the DB information .For Database home browse to the SQLLIB/java direction of the db2 installation.Username should be db2admin.
Any way in this step we are not creating the DB.Go ahead & finish the first four steps.
After that logoff & login as db2admin .Check the Create MDM Server Database alone step.
After the Deploy MDM Server Configuration Webspher profile check in the APPSOFTWARE & APPDEPLOYMENT tables for entries.
Check the logs alsoe.One this is successfully done go ahead with the validate installation.This will execute the XML's that are present in the InstallVerfication project.Go ahead and check the CONTACT & other corresponding tables for entries which assures your installation is a success.