Author: David Grimshaw (Ryerson University)
Last Modified: March 26, 2010
Java Platform: Java Standard Edition 5 or later.
JADE version: 4.0 or later.
This set of tutorials is designed to help readers getting started with JADE. It addresses aspects related
to the management and administration of a JADE based system such as starting and shutting down the
platform, running agents on it and using the most common configuration options. More information are available
in the JADE Administrator's Guide available in the online documentation section of the JADE web site.
It should be noticed that this tutorial does not deal with programming aspects. Refer to the JADE Programming Tutorial for details about them.
All paths in this tutorial are written assuming you are using a Windows Operating System. If you are using a Linux or Unix Operating System, remember to change all '\' included in file system paths in '/' and all ';' included in classpaths in ':'