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Install Play Framework on Ubuntu 14.04

Install Play Framework on Ubuntu 14.04

  1. download file from
  2. move unzipped directory to /usr/local/share
  3. export
export ACTIVATOR_HOME=/usr/local/share/activator-dist-1.3.6
  1. create Play app
activator new {name-app} [play-scala|play-java]
  1. run app
cd {name-app}
  1. run with hot-reload
activator "~run"
# custom port
activator "run 8080"
  1. compile
activator compile
  1. generate project for editor
activator [eclipse|idea]
  1. work with modules (build.sbt)
# load new modules
activator clean dependencies
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