JBoss EWS/JWS/JBCS RPM vs Zip distribution/installation Method

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  • Is it better to install EWS/JWS httpd with yum [RPM] or with a zip package? What are the differences between the two distributions?
  • Is it possible to use two EWS/JWS httpd RPM installation's on one machine.


  • Red Hat JBoss Web Server (JWS)
    • 2.x
    • 3.x
  • Red Hat JBoss Core Services (JBCS)
    • Apache httpd server 2.4.23

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