Sample Install - AWS Elemental Server

This is version 2.16 of the AWS Elemental Server documentation. This is the latest version. For prior versions, see the Previous Versions section of AWS Elemental Conductor File and AWS Elemental Server Documentation.

Sample Install

Following is a screen printout of a typical install, showing the prompts and possible responses.

[elemental@hostname ~] sudo sh ./ -l -z -t Verifying archive integrity... All good. Uncompressing Elemental Installer... Network device eth0 already initialized... INFO: moving ui.lic to location ./ui.lic Ensuring Postgres Service Health Stopping replication recovery Restarting Postgres Stopping postgresql-9.3 service: [60G[[0;32m  OK  [0;39m] Starting postgresql-9.3 service: [60G[[0;32m  OK  [0;39m] Current version is: AWS Elemental Server New version is: AWS Elemental Server Stopping Apache.. Checking Elemental System Update Starting system update New system update version: 25301 System packages are now being updated and modified! Please DO NOT interrupt the installer after this point! Running pre-installation tasks Installing DekTec Driver Installing MOTD Installing /etc/issue Installing new RPMs... Installing new gems... Running scripts... Updating PostgreSQL configuration Stopping replication Setting up config files Restarting Postgres Stopping postgresql-9.3 service: [60G[[0;32m  OK  [0;39m] Starting postgresql-9.3 service: [60G[[0;32m  OK  [0;39m] Installing AWS Elemental Server 2.16.12345 Restoring previous logs and thumbnails Merging supported audio & video codec lists Network device eth0 already initialized... Welcome to the product installation utility! Version information: AWS Elemental Server ------------------------- ruby 1.9.3p484 (2013-11-22 revision 43786) [x86_64-linux] Rails 3.2.17 psql (PostgreSQL) 9.3.6 Elemental Git revision 613c91dd

You are prompted to read and accept the EULA.

Checking license files. IMPORTANT INFORMATION . . . Continue? [Y] y . . . Continue? [Y] y . . . Continue? [Y] y . . . Do you agree to these terms? [N] y

You are prompted to configure the network.

Enter this server's Hostname: [elemental@hostname ~]server-01 Detected 2 ethernet devices Configuring eth0 Is eth0 a management interface? [Y] Does eth0 use DHCP to get its IP address? [Y] Would you like to configure eth1? [N] The firewall for this system is currently enabled. Would you like to disable it? [N]

Services are stopped (note that actually no services are running) and interfaces are shut down.

Stopping services... Restarting network services Redirecting to /bin/systemctl start postgresql-9.4.service Creating user 'elemental' Creating database 'web_production' Granting all privileges on 'web_production' to user 'elemental'

Interfaces are configured with the new information.

Bringing up loopback interface:    [  OK  ] Bringing up interface eth0:   Determining IP information for eth0... done.    [  OK  ] Bringing up interface eth1:   Determining IP information for eth1... done.   [  OK  ]

The AWS Elemental Server software is configured.

Creating/Updating database... Running migrations - this could take a while. Database creation complete! Loading Rails environment... Adding node to database... Saving settings... Adding cluster stat monitors... Adding node stat monitors... Adding cluster scheduled tasks... Adding node scheduled tasks... Adding licensing scheduled tasks... Hardware and license check complete Creating default directory structures and data

You are prompted for the time zone and user authentication.

Configuring time zone... ... Select time zone ('n' for more) [Pacific Time (US & Canada)] Selected: Pacific Time (US & Canada) Do you wish to enabled authentication [N]

The installation continues.

Changing permissions and ownership... Cleaning elemental_ipc... Removing tmp... Removing cached files Configuring Apache... Adding Elemental service... Configuring log rotation... Configuring apache... ..Configuring SNMP... Configuring dynamic libraries... Configuring NTP... Setting sysctl configuration and adding to /etc/rc.local... Shutting down SMB services: [60G[[0;32m  OK  [0;39m] Starting SMB services: [60G[[0;32m  OK  [0;39m]   Configuring RabbitMQ.........   Setting CPU scaling governor Starting services... Starting system logger: [60G[[0;32m  OK  [0;39m] Starting httpd: httpd.worker: Could not reliably determine the server's fully qualified domain name, using ::1 for ServerName [60G[[0;32m  OK  [0;39m] Starting ntpd: Starting snmpd: [60G[[0;32m  OK  [0;39m]

You are prompted to start elemental_se.

Would you like to start the Elemental service now? [Y] Starting elemental_se:     [  OK  ] Starting elemental-motd:   [60G[[0;32m  OK  [0;39m] Starting elemental-issue:  [  OK  ]   Installation and configuration complete! Please open a web browser and point it to to get to the web interface. Enjoy!