This section will guide you through the installation of the necessary softwares needed to run a Vert.x program. Steps 1 and 4 are mandatory; Steps 2 and 3 are needed only if you intend to use Vert.x with Python or Ruby.
Vert.x runs on Java and requires that Java Development Kit Version 1.7 (or later) is installed:
tar.gz(on Linux) or the
dmg(in OSX) file as usual.
$ java –version Java version "1.7.0_09" Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.7.0_09-b05) Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 23.5-b02, mixed mode)
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