Volleyball Manager is easy to install and configure on your computer. Start the installation program install.exe and follow the instructions. Ensure that you install the server- and the administratormodul. If you are new to the Volleyball Manager that is the configuration you want to have most likely. A single installation makes only sense if you want to run the server and administrator on two different computers.
Start Volleyball Manager
The Volleyball Manager consists of two parts: the server and the administrator client. The server saves all data. For that reason it have to be started always before the administraor application can be started.
Start the Server: Click on the server icon on your desktop or in your start menu. Now a black box appears in which the server is loaded. Wait until no further changes appear in the box and the line Started in [..:..]ms> is printed. The duration of this startup depends on the speed of your computer. Times between 10 sec and 2 minutes are common.<
Start the Administrator Client: After starting the server you can open the administrator client. Therefor click on the corrosponding icon on the desktop or in the start menu.
Test Volleyball Manager: After starting the server and administrator select Help->Help from the menu. In this manual read the sectioin Introduction->Quickstart.
To install Volleyball Manager under Linux, you need Java JDK 5 or higher. Please download this for free from http://www.java.com and install it.
Start the automatic installation program of Volleyball Manager and follow the instructions. Therefor, change to the directory that includes the install.jar and type in:
$ java -jar install.jar
To start the server, change to the Volleyball Manager directory that you selected during the installation process. Type in:
$ cd server/bin $ java -jar run.jar
After the server was started successfully, you will see a line "Server started in XX sec". Open now a new terminal and change also to the Volleyball Manager directory. To start the administrator application type in:
$ cd client $ java -jar volley.jar