Get WAS Liberty with these simple steps:
- Install WebSphere Developer Tools into Eclipse 4.5.1 for Java EE Developers (Mars SR1) by dragging the button onto the Eclipse toolbar.
- Download the runtime from within the tools, or choose from one of these downloads here:
WAS Liberty with Java EE 7 Full Platform 94Mb Download Zip WAS Liberty with Java EE 7 Web Profile 63Mb Download Zip WAS Liberty with Java EE 7 Web Profile with Java 8 198Mb Select platform and download zip WAS Liberty Kernel 11Mb Download Zip
- Optional The installUtility (located in the wlp/bin folder) can be used to install additional features from the Liberty Repository such as adminCenter-1.0, servlet-3.0, collectiveController-1.0, e.g.
bin/installUtility install adminCenter-1.0
You can also install all features required by a configured server using:
bin/installUtility install <server name>
- Start the server using:
Note when using the javaee-7.0 zip the default server needs additional configuration before applications can be deployed. To learn more look at the server configuration for a newly created server.
- To deploy an application, copy the .war file to the server’s
There is no need to restart the server; the application should just work!
If you need more help, see the Knowledge Center or this video: