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How do I use the Java Client using Docker ?

Requirements

Install metasfresh on Docker

Use the docker-compose_javaclient.yml

These ports are needed additionally in order to use the java client:

  1. db: 5432 (Access to Postgres via JDBC)
  2. app: 8282 (Web for downloading java client)
  3. app: 61616 (activeMQ for Notifications)

They are exposed to the docker host in the docker-compose_javaclient.yml file. Accordingly these ports should not be in use by other programs on the docker host, otherwise the docker image will not boot.

By using docker-compose --file one can control which configuration file should be used (i.e. docker-compose_javaclient.yml).

Example

# change to the docker dir
cd metasfresh-docker

# check if metasfresh-docker still running
docker-compose ps

# if metasfresh-docker is still running, stop it and remove the images
docker-compose stop

# start metasfresh-docker with access to the java client
docker-compose --file docker-compose_javaclient.yml up -d

# check if all docker images were booted correctly
docker-compose ps
# all images must show the status "Up"

Access

Assure that your computer can resolve the dockerhost by a DNS name (i.e. MYDOCKERHOST). I.e. by adding the servername with the IP of the dockerhost to your local host file.

Additionally your computer must be able to reach the database directly. Add the hostname db to your local host file and set it to the IP-Adress of your dockerhost

Now download the java client via http://MYDOCKERHOST:8282 and install and use it as usual

Feedback

If you got questions or problems just ask for support in the public forum: forum.metasfresh.org


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