We recommend you review the feature comparison list to familiarize yourself with the differences between this and PBS-Go in deciding which version is right for you.
See Hosting your own Prebid Server for important architectural considerations, then follow the instructions for Installing PBS-Java.
There are a few test requests in sample/requests that work with prebid-config-file-bidders.yaml and the files in the samples/stored directory.
1) Follow the instructions in the root-level README.txt file to build the server
2) Start the server pointing to a config in the sample directory. e.g.
java -jar target/prebid-server.jar --spring.config.additional-location=sample/prebid-config.yaml
3) Use one of the stored requests in the sample directory with curl:
cd sample curl --header "X-Forwarded-For: 126.96.36.199" -H 'User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10_12_6) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/59.0.3071.115 Safari/537.36' -H 'Referer: https://example.com/demo/' -H "Content-Type: application/json" http://localhost:8080/openrtb2/auction --data @FILENAME
Where FILENAME is one of: