Chapter 3. Shared Installation of JBoss Developer Studio

For installation of JBoss Developer Studio on Red Hat Enterprise Linux:

  • If you install JBoss Developer Studio using RPM on Red Hat Enterprise Linux and then install or update any feature (example: install a feature from Red Hat Central), the newly installed feature gets installed in your home directory (~/.eclipse).

For installation of JBoss Developer Studio on Windows:

  • If you install JBoss Developer Studio on Windows in a folder accessible to all the users (example: c:\devstudio), this DevStudio instance can be used by all the users. However, if the main installation folder is not writable by a given user, any newly installed feature and update gets saved inside the user’s home directory.