How to Install WildFly on Linux Mint 18 Step-by-step

October 21st, 2017 by thelinuxevangelist

Install WildFly Linux Mint 18

Welcome Linux Mint User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-step How-to Install Latest WildFly for Linux Mint 18 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

To make the whole WildFly Install on Linux Mint 18 Easy to Understand and Visualize the Post Includes the Basic Screenshots of All GUI Steps involved.

WildFly App Server main Features:

  • Unparalled Speed: Fast Startup. Ultimate Web Performance & Scalability.
  • Exceptionally Lightweight: Memory Diet. Slimable / Customizable Runtime.
  • Powerful Administration: Unified Configuration & Management. Domain & Standalone Management.
  • Supports Latest Standards and Technology: Java EE 7. Modern Web.
  • Modular Java: No more jare hell! Fast Linking & Concurrent Loading
  • Easily Testable: Arquillian. Smarter Development.

Finally inside the Post you Find Links to Installing JDK and to Getting-Started with WildFly for Linux Mint.

Install WildFly on Linux Mint 18 - Featured
  1. Download Latest WildFly JEE App Server:

    WildFly App Server tar.gz

    Grab the Application Server Release.

  2. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Install WildFly on Linux Mint 18 - Open Terminal
  3. Double-Click on Archive and Extract Into /tmp

    Install WildFly on Linux Mint 18 - Extraction
    Or from Shell:

    tar xvfz wildfly*.tar.gz -C /tmp/
  4. How-to Install Recommended Oracle JDK on Linux Mint

    Install Oracle JDK 8+ for Linux Mint
  5. Relocate WildFly App Server

    1. Login as SuperUser

      sudo su

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

    2. And Switch WildFly

      chown -R root:root /tmp/wildfly*
      mv /tmp/wildfly* /opt/wildfly
  6. Set User’s Env Variable and Path

    1. Logout from SuperUser

    2. Edit User .bashrc File Settings

      nano ~/.bashrc


      export JBOSS_HOME=/opt/wildfly;
      export PATH=$JBOSS_HOME/bin:$PATH

      Ctrl+x to Save & Exit from nano :)

    3. Load New Environment Set-Up
  7. How-to Getting-Started with WildFly on Linux:

    Quick-Start with Latest WildFly
  8. So Now Thanks to Red Hat Inc.
    You Should Finally Fully Dispose of a Latest WildFly JEE Server Installation Linux Mint ;)

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