Get Started with Azul Platform Prime on SLES
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These instructions will guide you through the easy process to try Azul Platform Prime on SLES 11 and SLES 12.
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Installing a Stream Build via Linux Package
Stream Builds are produced once a month, do not receive any security backports, and are free for development, testing, and evaluation. By downloading Stream Builds, you agree to the Azul Platform Prime Evaluation Agreement. For more information, see the Azul Platform Prime Roadmap.
Import Azul’s public key:sudo rpm --import https://repos.azul.com/azul-repo.key
Attach the Yum repository.
For SLES 11:sudo zypper addrepo https://repos.azul.com/zing/sles/11 zing
For SLES 12:sudo zypper addrepo https://repos.azul.com/zing/sles/12 zing
Run the following commands to install Azul Platform Prime:sudo zypper install zing-<jdk-version>
Use the following strings to specify the JDK version:
JDK Version String
Increase the limit for virtual memory usage:sudo ulimit -v unlimited
Installing a Downloaded Stable Build
Stable Builds contain only critical fix backports, are produced on an ongoing basis, and require a license for use.
Download the build from https://www.azul.com/products/prime/customer-downloads/
Run the following command:sudo zypper --no-gpg-checks install zing<zulu_prime_version>-jdk<version>.rpm
Running Azul Platform Prime
Once you performed all installation steps, you can start running your Java applications with Azul Platform Prime as follows:
Verify the Java version:/opt/zing/zing-<jdk-version>/bin/java -version
Sample output for Java 8:java version "1.8.0-zing_19.07.0.0" Zing Runtime Environment for Java Applications (build 1.8.0-zing_19.07.0.0-b3) Zing 64-Bit Tiered VM (build 1.8.0-zing_19.07.0.0-b4-product-linux-X86_64, mixed mode)
You may want to set the
JAVA_HOMEenvironment variable to point to the Azul Platform Prime installation directory, e.g.
$ export JAVA_HOME=/opt/zing/zing-<jdk-version>.