Chapter 2. Application Server Management

2.1. JBoss EAP Documentation Conventions

All instances of EAP_HOME in this guide refer to the JBoss EAP root installation directory, which depends on the installation method you used.

Zip Installation Method
EAP_HOME refers to the directory in which the JBoss EAP ZIP file was extracted.
Installer Method
EAP_HOME refers to the directory in which you chose to install JBoss EAP.
RPM Installation Method
EAP_HOME refers to the directory /usr/share/jbossas.

Note

The notation EWS_HOME is used to refer to JBoss EWS installation locations following the same conventions outlined above for JBoss EAP.