6.3. Install on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Procedure 6.2. Install on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

This procedure installs the latest version of JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 4.3 on a Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 machine, or upgrades a previous version of JBoss Enterprise Application Platform to the latest version.
  1. Subscribe the system to the correct channel in the Red Hat Network.

    For instructions to subscribe a system to a channel refer to: "How do I subscribe a system to a sub-channel or a child channel using Red Hat Network (RHN)?" in the Red Hat Knowledgebase.

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 channel names

    32-bit
    jbappplatform-4.3.0-i386-server-5-rpm
    rhel-i386-server-supplementary-5
    64-bit
    jbappplatform-4.3.0-x86_64-server-5-rpm
    rhel-x86_64-server-supplementary-5
  2. Install JBoss Enterprise Application Platform

    Available options are:
    • CURRENT_REPO: for 32-bit, use rhel-i386-server-5; for 64-bt, use rhel-x86_64-server-5
    Execute the following commands to install JBoss Enterprise Application Platform on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, where no previous version of the application server exists. Run these commands with the chosen value for CURRENT_REPO.
    yum remove classpathx-jaf
    yum upgrade --disablerepo=CURRENT_REPO
    yum install jbossas jboss-seam2 jboss-seam rh-eap-docs jboss-profiler
  3. Upgrade JBoss Enterprise Application Platform

    Available options are:
    • CURRENT_REPO: for 32-bit, use rhel-i386-server-5; for 64-bt, use rhel-x86_64-server-5
    Execute the following commands to upgrade JBoss Enterprise Application Platform on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, where a previous version of the application server exists.
    yum remove classpathx-jaf
    yum install jbossas jboss-seam2 jboss-seam rh-eap-docs jboss-profiler
    yum upgrade --disablerepo=CURRENT_REPO
  4. Perform post-installation configuration

    Refer to Chapter 7, Post Installation Configuration for post-installation configuration instructions.