Chapter 2. Commanding the Runtime
We have successfully installed and started Apache Karaf. We're presented with an interactive console; what do we do now? Have fun, of course! Apache Karaf provides a bevy of ways to interact with the container running on your local machine or remotely in datacenter.
In this chapter we'll review:
- Common Karaf commands
- Remotely connecting to Karaf
- Making your own custom commands
- Using Karaf's JMX management
- Karaf's optional web console
When we first boot into Apache Karaf, we are presented with an interactive command shell that resembles a DOS or Unix prompt. This resemblance is intentional, and more importantly, it's harmonized to provide the same user experience regardless of the underlying host operating ...