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Install Tessera

$ tar xvf tessera-[version].tar
$ tree tessera-[version]
├── bin
│   ├── tessera
│   └── tessera.bat
└── lib
    ├── HikariCP-3.2.0.jar
  • Add tessera script to path (optional but rest of documentation assumes its in the path)
export PATH=$PATH:tessera-dist-[version]/bin
  • Verify the installation with the help command.
./tessera-dist/build/distributions/tessera-<version>/ help

Supplementing the distribution

Additional functionality can be added to a distribution by adding .jar files to the /lib directory.

Adding Tessera artefacts

Download and unpack the artefact:

$ tar xvf aws-key-vault-[version].tar
$ tree aws-key-vault-[version]
└── lib
    ├── annotations-2.10.25.jar

Copy the contents of the artefact’s /lib into the distribution /lib (make sure to resolve any version conflicts/duplicated .jar files introduced during the copy):

 cp -a aws-key-vault-[version]/lib/. tessera-[version]/lib/
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