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WildFly Configuration, Deployment, and Administration - Second Edition by Christopher Ritchie

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Getting started with the application server

As far as hardware requirements are concerned, you should be aware that the server distribution, at the time of writing, requires about 150 MB of hard disk space and allocates a minimum of 64 MB and a maximum of 512 MB for a standalone server.

In order to get started, we are going to perform the following steps:

  1. Download and install the Java Development Kit.
  2. Download and install WildFly 8.
  3. Download and install the Eclipse development environment. While we will use Eclipse in this book, you are free to use your IDE of choice.

At the end of this chapter, you will have all the required software installed and will be ready to start working with the application server.

Installing the Java environment

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