Chapter 3. Downloading, Installing and Running JBCP

Follow the directions in this chapter to download, install and start the JBoss Communications Platform.

3.1. Installation

Procedure 3.1. Installing the JBoss Communications Platform

  1. Download the JBoss Communications Platform ZIP File

    Download the JBoss Communications Platform 5.1.0 from the Red Hat JBoss Customer Support Portal.
  2. Extract the ZIP File

    Extract the folder from the zip file to the directory in which it is to be installed. This directory is referred to as the installation directory.
    The jboss-eap-5.0/jboss-as folder contains the application server files, and is referred to as the JBCP Root directory, or $JBCP_ROOT.
  3. Installation Complete

    The JBoss Communications Platform is now installed.