Get the latest Apache Jackrabbit version from the project's official download page. Place it in a folder where you want it to create the repository fields and start is with:
$ java -jar jackrabbit-standalone-*.jar
By default the server is listening on the 8080 port, you can change this by specifying the port on the command line:
$ java -jar jackrabbit-standalone-*.jar --port 8888
For unix systems, you can get the start-stop script for
More information about running a Jackrabbit server can be found on the Jackalope wiki.
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