You will also need to make sure you have the following items:
- This guide requires a Java SDK or JRE. The Pentaho BI Platform is built and tested against Java SDK 1.5, available for many platforms at http://java.sun.com/j2ee/1.5/download.html#sdk
- Make sure that the environment variable "JAVA_HOME" indicates the directory where the JDK is installed.
- This download also requires that Apache Ant, the open source Java-based build tool. You will need version 1.6.2 of Ant or higher. You can download Ant from http://ant.apache.org.
- Make sure that Ant's bin directory is available on your system path.