Liberty Profile Admin UI Tech Preview

Manage WebSphere Application Server Liberty Profile from a web browser on a cell phone, tablet or computer

Note: Liberty Profile V8.5.5 must already be installed

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  1. Download the techpreview.jar file to a temporary directory   Download
  2. Run the command:
    java -jar techpreview.jar 
  3. Read and approve the license agreement. The JAR file is extracted to the techpreview subdirectory.
  4. Move the uitechpreview.war file to the apps directory of a Liberty profile server and add the following application element to its server.xml file:
    <application name="uitechpreview" type="war"
                      location="uitechpreview.war"></application>
  5. To access the UI from a cell phone, tablet, or remote computer, ensure that the httpEndpoint element in the server.xml file sets
    host="*"

    and not

    host="localhost"
  6. Add the feature
    localConnector-1.0 

    to the server.xml file of every server in the Liberty profile installation. To use the Monitoring tool, also add the feature

    monitor-1.0

    to the server.xml files.

  7. Point a web browser at the UI. For example: http://host_name:9080/uitechpreview/

Additional information:
About the Liberty Profile Admin UI Tech Preview
Getting Started with the Liberty Profile Admin UI Tech Preview
Installing the Liberty Profile Admin UI Tech Preview (Video)