How-to Install Apache JMeter on CentOS 32-64bit GNU/Linux Easy Guide

April 13th, 2015 by thelinuxevangelist

JMeter Quick-Start for CentOS Linux

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Getting-Started with Apache JMeter on CentOS 5/6/7 i686/x8664 Linux+GNU Desktop.

The Apache JMeter a Pure Java and Open Source software, designed to load Test Functional Behavior and Measure Performance.

Getting-Started with JMeter for CentOS - Featured
  1. Download Latest Apache JMeter Binaries

    Apache JMeter .tgz for Linux
  2. Open a Terminal Shell Emulator Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Installing Apache JMeter for CentOS Linux - Open Terminal
  3. Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp
    Or from Command Line:

    tar xvzf ~/Downloads/apache-jmeter*.tgz -C /tmp/

    JMeter Quick-Start for CentOS Linux - Extraction

  4. Installing JMeter on CentOS

    sudo rm /tmp/apache-jmeter*.tgz

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    sudo mv /tmp/apache-jmeter* /opt/apache-jmeter
    sudo ln -s /opt/apache-jmeter/bin/jmeter /usr/local/bin/jmeter
  5. How-to Install Required Oracle Java SE for CentOS Linux:

    CentOS Java SE Installation Guide

    SetUp also the $JAVA_HOME Env. Var.!

  6. Launching JMeter

    sudo jmeter

Linux CentOS JMeter Quick-Start - GUI

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