Apache Axis 2 Requirements
The Apache Axis2 is a Web Services / SOAP / WSDL engine used by the i2b2 web services.
Required Version: Apache Axis2 1.7.1
Download from Website: i2b2 Supported Software - Apache Axis2
Linux and Windows
The version of Apache Axis2 that has been tested and verified to work with the i2b2 software is available for download from the i2b2 Website. This has been setup as an automatic download and can only be accessed by clicking on the link shown above or the one listed in step 1.
If you are not downloading the zip file from the i2b2 site it is important to note there are several different types of distributions, it is important that you download the WAR (Web Archive) distribution.
Axis2 Installation Steps
The steps for setting up Axis2 can be a little cumbersome in that it involves a lot of extracting and renaming of files. In order to deploy i2b2.war correctly it is recommended that you follow each step as it is written and pay close attention to which file and folder you are working in.