Software requirements for Zowe CLI plug-ins

Before you use Zowe™ CLI plug-ins, complete the following steps:

  1. Install Zowe CLI on your computer.
  2. Complete the following configurations:
Plug-in Required Configurations
IBM CICS Plug-in for Zowe CLI
IBM Db2 Database Plug-in for Zowe CLI
  • Download and prepare the ODBC driver (required for only package installations) and address the licensing requirements.
  • (MacOS) Download and Install Xcode.
IBM IMS Plug-in for Zowe CLI
IBM MQ Plug-in for Zowe CLI

Important! You can perform the required configurations for the plug-ins that you want to use before or after you install the plug-ins. However, if you do not perform the required configurations, the plug-ins will not function as designed.