4.Mac OS Installation Guide

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Follow these steps to install 3Rabbitz Book on your Mac OS.Mac OS;Operating System:Mac OS

  1. Install Java 6.0 or later.

  2. Download the 3Rabbitz Book installation file.

  3. Decompress the 3Rabbitz Book installation file.

  4. Start 3Rabbitz Book.

  5. Run Installation Wizard.

4.1Installing Java 6.0 or LaterMac OS:Java

Your Mac OS already has Java installed in it. If the version of Java installed is lower than 6.0 you need to update it.

Checking the Java Version

To check the Java version, follow these steps.

  1. In the dock, go to the <Applications | Utilities> menu and launch the Terminal.

  2. In the terminal, execute the following command.

java -version

If the version is not equal to 1.6 or 1.7, then you will have to update your Java.

Updating Java

To update Java, follow these steps.

  1. In the dock, execute the <System Preferences> menu.

  1. In the bottom of the screen, click on the <System | Software Update> menu.

  2. Click on the <Check Now> button in the Software update to update Java.

4.2Installing 3Rabbitz BookMac OS:Install 3Rabbitz Book

Download and decompress the installation file. Installation of 3Rabbitz Book will be completed.

  1. Download the Mac OS version of installation file from the 3Rabbitz download page.

  2. After decompressing it, move the 3rabbitz directory to the directory where you want to install the 3Rabbitz Book.

The full path for the directory to be installed should not have space or special character(~!@#$%^&*()_+|"<>':`).

Figure 4-1Product Directory Structure

4.3Starting 3Rabbitz BookMac OS:Start 3Rabbitz Book

3RABBITZ_HOME refers to the directory where 3Rabbitz Book is installed.

To start 3Rabbitz Book, follow these steps.

  1. In the dock, go to the <Application | Utility> menu and run the terminal.

  2. Move to the 3RABBITZ_HOME/bin directory.

  3. Run the following command.

./startup.shMac OS:Start 3Rabbitz Book:startup.sh{c}
  1. Using 5. Installation Wizard perform the initial configuration works.

4.4Stopping 3Rabbitz BookMac OS:Stop 3Rabbitz Book

To stop 3Rabbitz Book, follow these steps.

  1. In the dock, go to the <Application | Utility> menu and run the terminal.

  2. Move to the 3RABBITZ_HOME/bin directory.

  3. Run the following command.

./shutdown.shMac OS:Stop 3Rabbitz Book:shutdown.sh{c}