WA1035 Lab Setup Guide

WA1035 Lab Setup Guide

Minimum Hardware Requirements

  • Pentium 4 – 1.4 GHz or higher
  • 1 GB RAM minimum, 2 GB recommended
  • 10 GB free hard disk space (preferably in C: drive)
  • Ethernet or Token Ring card
  • Network connectivity to the Internet. (Note: Some of the lab exercises require functioning Internet access.)

Minimum Software Requirements

  • Windows XP (Windows Vista and Windows 7 is not supported).
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader (can be downloaded at http://www.adobe.com)
  • WinZip (can be downloaded at http://www.winzip.com)
  • Internet Explorer 6.0 / Mozilla Firefox 1.5
  • Eclipse IDE for Java Developers *
  • WST R 2.0.1 *
  • Java Development Kit 5.0 (JDK 5.0) *
  • Saxon b9 *
  • .NET Framework 3.5 *
  • Apache Tomcat 6 *
  • WTP v2.1 *

* – indicates software provided by Web Age Solutions.


You will receive the WA1035.zip file. This file contains:

  • Eclipse IDE for Java Developers (eclipse-java-europa-fall2-win32.zip)
  • WST R 2.0.1 (wtp-wst-R-2.0.1-20070926042742.zip)
  • Java Development Kit 5.0 Update 14 [JDK 5.0] (jdk-1_5_0_14-windows-i586-p.exe)
  • Saxon b9 (saxonb9-0-0-1n.zip)
  • .NET Framework 3.5 (dotNetFx35setup.exe)
  • Apache Tomcat 6 (apache-tomcat-6.0.14.exe)
  • WTP v2.1 (wtp-all-in-one-sdk-R-2.0.1-20070926042742-win32.zip)
  • LabFiles folder.

Install and set up the software in the following order (i.e., click the software title for installation instructions):

1. Extract the WA1035.zip file directly to C:\

2. Verify the following folder were created:

    • C:\LabFiles
    • C:\Software

Installing Java Development Kit 5.0 Update 14 (JDK 5.0)

3. Click the link JDK 5.0 update 14 for installation instructions.

Installing Eclipse IDE for Java Developers

4. Extract the content of the C:\Software\eclipse-java-europa-fall2-win32.zip file to C:\. This will create C:\eclipse.

Installing WST R 2.0.1

5. Extract the content of the C:\Software\wtp-wst-R-2.0.1-20070926042742.zip file to C:\ replacing all the files already there. This will install files in C:\eclipse.

Installing .NET Framework 3.5

6. From C:\Software run the dotNetFx35setup.exe file using the default setup.

Installing Saxon b9

7. Extract the content of the C:\Software\saxonb9-0-0-1n.zip file to C:\Saxon.
7.1.- Open a command prompt and change to C:\Saxon\bin.

7.2.- Type query and hit enter. You should see a list of options for query.

7.3.- Close the command prompt.
Installing Apache Tomcat 6

8. Click the link Apache Tomcat 6 for installation instructions.

Installing WTP v2.1

9. From C:\Software, extract wtp-all-in-one-sdk-R-2.0.1-20070926042742-win32.zip in C:\WTP. This should create the C:\WTP\eclipse folder.