Sun GlassFish Message Queue 4.4 Developer's Guide for Java Clients

ProcedureTo Start a Broker

  1. In a terminal window, change to the directory containing Message Queue executables (see the table below).

    Installation Method 


    IPS Image 


    Solaris SVR4 packages 


    Linux RPM packages 


  2. Run the broker startup command (imqbrokerd) as follows:

    imqbrokerd -tty

    The -tty option causes all logged messages to be displayed to the terminal console (in addition to the log file). The broker will start and display a few messages before displaying the message

    imqbroker@host:7676 ready

    The broker is now ready and available for clients to use.