Brief guide to running the MongoDB tutorial from QCon London and JAX London.
Create a new work area for this tutorial. For the rest of these instructions I’ll refer to it as
<location>. I’ve put
Download MongoDB or get it off the USB stick Unzip to an appropriate location,
Then we’ll have to create the directory for the data to go into:
./mongodb/bin/mongod –dbpath data
Now MongoDB should be running on localhost and port 27017
If you want, you can connect to the shell - this is not necessary for this workshop:
Creating your project
Put the Java project into
cd < location>/java3.0
Open in your favourite IDE and you should be ready to start playing.
Emergency Gradle Procedure:
Download Gradle or get it off the USB stick
Extract to some suitable location. Mine’s in
Put gradle on your path. On the Mac, that means adding the following line to