Jboss 7 Installation Linux Tutorial
Jboss 7 Installation
In this tutorials, we are going to learn on how to install Jboss Application Server 7 on Linux(64-bit) platform. The first step is to install the JDK. Download the JDK from here.
All administration tasks needs to be performed as a JBOSS user on the Linux operating system. Follow the link to create a user and group with the name ‘jboss‘.
After the ‘jboss‘ user is created, then, under the jboss home directory and extract the JDK.
cd /home/jboss/ tar -xvzf $software/jdk-7u17-linux-x64.gz
Once extracted, JDK directory will be created under /home/jboss directory: jdk1.7.0_XX.
The next step is to download the JBOSS AS 7 package from the following link
After the download is completed. Extract the package:
cd /home/jboss/ unzip $software/jboss-as-7.1.1.Final.zip
Once extracted, Next, verify the jbossAS directory is created under /home/jboss directory: jboss-as-7.1.1.Final.
Next step is to make sure that the installation is successful by performing a simple start of the standalone server.
cd /home/jboss/jboss-as-7.1.1.Final/bin directory and execute the script to start the standalone server:
Check for any errors in the output.