The following preconditions must be met before you can install Geocode

  • The Content Engine is installed and in working order.

  • The Escenic assembly tool has been extracted and successfully used to set up a test EAR file as described in the Escenic Content Engine Installation Guide.

  • The Escenic Lucy plug-in is installed and in working order.

  • You have the correct distribution file (

  • If you intend to use the default service provider implementation included with the Geocode plug-in then you need a Google Map API key to be able to access Google Maps. To get a key you need to register as a user of the API with Google.

Plug-ins must be installed using the Escenic assembly tool.