How-to Quick-Start with Apache JMeter on Debian GNU/Linux Easy Guide

June 10th, 2015 by thelinuxevangelist

JMeter Quick-Start for Debian Linux

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Getting-Started with Apache JMeter on Debian 6-Squeeze/7-Wheezy/8-Jessie/9-Stretch i386/amd64 Linux+GNU Desktop/Server.

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

JMeter can be used to simulate a heavy load on a server, network or object to test its strength or to analyze overall performance under different load types.

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

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

    JMeter Quick-Start for Debian Linux - Debian Gnome3 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 Debian Linux - Extraction

  4. Installing JMeter on Debian

    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 Debian Linux:

    Debian Java SE Installation Guide

    SetUp also the $JAVA_HOME Env. Var.!

  6. Launching JMeter

    sudo jmeter

Linux Debian JMeter Quick-Start - GUI

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