Install StackHunter

This guide describes how to install and configure StackHunter on your server.

If you haven't already downloaded StackHunter, you can do so here: Download StackHunter

Server Requirements

  • JDK 6 or higher
  • MySQL Database 5.1 or higher (a database is no longer required)
  • Servlet 2.5 or higher container (Sorry, not currently compatible with GlassFish 3)
  • Outgoing SMTP Mail Server (optional)

StackHunter-XXX.zip Contents

File Description
readme.txt Setup instruction file
server\stackhunter.war StackHunter's Dashboard web application
client\*.jar The client/agent libraries to add to your application
(you can exclude log4j-XXX.jar if you're app is using Logback/SL4J)
client\log4j.properties Optional Log4J configuration file

Install StackHunter instructions

1. Unpack StackHunter-XXX.zip file.

2. Deploy the war file from server/stackhunter.war to your webserver. For Tomcat, this would mean coping the war file to its webapps folder.

3. Test the dashboard by browsing to the deployed stackhunter URL (for example http://localhost:8080/stackhunter/ or http://localhost:8080/stackhunter/dashboard/) and log in with admin/admin.

You should now see the dashboard.

Next steps:

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