Jetty Quick Start
- 6 MB of disk space for Jetty source, 24 MB for binaries, 26 MB for Hightide
- Any operating system that supports J2SE 1.5 or greater.
- Java 1.5 or greater
Quick Binary Installation
- Download the latest Jetty from Eclipse or older versions from the codehaus. From the download site, select the version you want and follow the prompts to Save it on your system.
- Unzip it into a directory of your choice. Now it is ready to start running.
To start Jetty open a command shell, go to your Jetty installation directory, and type:
This starts Jetty running on port 8080.
Jetty will not start if something else is running on port 8080. The port number can be changed by editing the
From the command shell where Jetty is running type:
to fill in
Installation Instructions for Other Versions
To install and run the version you downloaded, locate your version in the table and follow the instructions: