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1 Developer Local DEV Setup

1.1 Installation

Java JDK (and JRE)

Java 1.8 is required, it can be downloaded from https://www.oracle.com/java/technologies/javase-downloads.html.

Tomcat 8.5 or 9

Tomcat 8.5 or 9 is required, Tomcat 8 download site is https://tomcat.apache.org/download-90.cgi

Source code from Git repository

Clone biocache-service from GitHub https://github.com/AtlasOfLivingAustralia/biocache-service to your local project folder.

IntelliJ project

1.2 Run applications

Run biocache-service in IntelliJ

  1. Create a new Run/Debug configuration, refer the following screens shots for settings:


  1. Make sure you have a copy of the config file in the /data/biocache/config directory on your computer
  1. Tunnel to access remote test Cassandra and Solr before starting the local instance of Tomcat. For example, Atlas of Living Australia internal test servers: