How to install Jira on Linux(CentOS 6.0)

I try my best to install Jira on Linux for a few days, but it encounters some issue, it has new issue when I resolved one issue.

Do you have one document about how to install and configure JAVA, MySQL and JIRA(step to step). My Jira version is

Such as:

I need to remove .jira.home.lock file every restart.

I need to run -fg every restart, but it always stop INFO:Server startup in 49231ms, so Jira doesn't work.

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Joe Wai Tye Atlassian Team Jan 27, 2013

Hi Weber,

As discussed in our support ticket, it was caused by your firewall, and it seems to work once you disabled your firewall.

Feel free to accept an answer and close this question :)

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Try using different port number, change the ports using JIRA Configuration Tool. And 5.2.5 already released :)

I can't look for one full document to configure JAVA, MYSQL, JIRA

JIRA build: 846 started. You can now access JIRA through your web browser.

2013-01-23 10:07:38,907 localhost-startStop-1 INFO [atlassian.jira.scheduler.JiraSchedulerLauncher] JIRA Scheduler not started: JIRA not setup yet.
Jan 23, 2013 10:07:39 AM org.apache.catalina.util.SessionIdGenerator createSecureRandom
INFO: Creation of SecureRandom instance for session ID generation using [SHA1PRNG] took [113] milliseconds.
Jan 23, 2013 10:07:39 AM org.apache.catalina.startup.Catalina start
INFO: Server startup in 46834 ms
Jan 23, 2013 10:07:39 AM org.apache.catalina.core.StandardServer await
SEVERE: StandardServer.await: create[localhost:8005]: Address already in use
at Method)
at Source)
at Source)
at<init>(Unknown Source)
at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardServer.await(
at org.apache.catalina.startup.Catalina.await(
at org.apache.catalina.startup.Catalina.start(
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(Unknown Source)
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(Unknown Source)
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Unknown Source)
at org.apache.catalina.startup.Bootstrap.start(
at org.apache.catalina.startup.Bootstrap.main(
Jan 23, 2013 10:07:39 AM org.apache.coyote.AbstractProtocol pause
INFO: Pausing ProtocolHandler ["http-bio-8080"]
Jan 23, 2013 10:07:39 AM org.apache.catalina.core.StandardService stopInternal

What version of Java do you have? We had some similar issues with Java 7.

And why you need to run jira in foreground?

Please close this question

why close the firewall. thats not a good idea..just allow the communication with jira and you should be fine...but disabling it completely is not the smartest solution

Sorry. Need to close firewall

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