The Web-SP project

New installation of Web-SP 3.0

Please follow the instructions below, step by step, to successfully install Web-SP on your server.
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 websp30_install.tgz
The URL to the download site is sent by email

 

3. Unpack websp30_install.tgz
3.1 Move the websp30 folder to it's final location.
(eg. /usr/local or /opt, but it **shouldn't** be placed inside an existing apache htdocs directory)
3.2 tar xvf websp30_install.tgz

 

4. Mail settings
4.1 Edit SMTP settings
- Edit ../websp30/server/websp/deploy/mail-service.xml
- Change the "value" to your local smtp server
<property name="mail.smtp.host" value="smtp.domain.edu"/>
 
4.2 Edit From email
- Edit ../websp30/server/websp/deploy/mail-service.xml
- Change the "value" to your local smtp server
<property name="mail.from" value="websp_support@domain.edu"/>

 

5. Database
5.1 Create a database in mysql (eg. websp)
5.2 Import the websp30_default_db_en.sql file
Path to the sql file: ../websp30/install/websp30_default_db_en.sql
 
5.3 Edit settings
Edit ../websp30/server/websp/deploy/mysql-ds.xml
Change the following values: name_of_database, username, password.

<connection-url>jdbc:mysql://localhost:3306/name_of_database</connection-url>
    <driver-class>org.gjt.mm.mysql.Driver</driver-class>
    <user-name>username</user-name>
    <password>password</password>

 

6. Start
You are done! Time to start Web-SP.


6.1 Start Web-SP
> cd ../websp30/bin
> ./run.sh -c websp
The startup can take a few minutes depending on your hardware.
A successfull startup will end with the following row:
13:51:42,821 INFO [Server] JBoss (MX MicroKernel) [4.0.1 (build: CVSTag=JBoss_4_0_1 date=200412230944)] Started in 1m:11s:265ms


6.2 Shutdown Web-SP
> cd ../websp30/bin
> ./shutdown.sh -S
> killall java

 
 
7. Login
Read the accounts.txt file for information about to login to Web-SP (application and admin area.
../websp30/install/accounts.txt

LIME, Karolinska Institutet
http://websp.lime.ki.se