The Web-SP project

Installation of Web-SP 1.9

Please follow the instructions below, step by step, to successfully install Web-SP.
Web-SP is provided as a package including Jboss (license) and a built-in Apache Jakarta Tomcat (license).


1. Pre-requirements
Click here to find out what is required on the server-side before you start the installation of Web-SP.


2. Download WebSP19.tar
The URL to the download site is sent by email


3. Unpack WebSP19.tar
3.1 Move WebSP19.tar to it's final location.
(eg. /usr/local or /opt, but not an existing apache htdocs directory)
3.2 tar xvf WebSP19.tar


4. Mail settings
4.1 Edit SMTP settings
- Edit ../WebSP19/server/websp/deploy/mail-service.xml
- Change the "value" to your local smtp server
<property name="" value=""/>
4.2 Edit From email
- Edit ../WebSP19/server/websp/deploy/mail-service.xml
- Change the "value" to your local smtp server
<property name="mail.from" value=""/>


5. Database
5.1 Create a database in mysql (eg. websp)
5.2 Import the websp_install.sql file
Path to the sql file: ../WebSP19/sql/websp_install.sql
5.3 Edit settings
Edit ..WebSP19/server/websp/deploy/mysql-ds.xml
Change the following values: name_of_database, username, password.



6. Start/Shutdown
You are done!

6.1 Start Web-SP
> cd ../WebSP19/bin
> ./ -c websp
The startup can take up to 2min depending on your processor.
A successfull startup will end with the following row:
18:24:22,294 INFO [Server] JBoss (MX MicroKernel) [3.2.3 (build: CVSTag=JBoss_3_2_3 date=200311301445)] Started in 1m:48s:816ms

6.2 Shutdown Web-SP
> cd ../WebSP19/bin
> ./ -S
> killall java


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