From diaspora* project wiki
< Template:Installation‎ | Preparation
Revision as of 21:38, 8 September 2016 by CSammy (talk | contribs) (Install the database: Changed MySQL; >= MySQL 5.5.3 is needed.)
Jump to: navigation, search

Install packages

Download and install the latest epel release. As root run:

yum install epel-release

Then as root run:

yum install tar make automake gcc gcc-c++ git net-tools libcurl-devel libxml2-devel libffi-devel libxslt-devel wget redis ImageMagick nodejs

Activate Redis

CentOS does not enable and start services automatically, so you need to do this manually. As root run:

systemctl enable redis
systemctl start redis

Install the database

If you do not have it installed already,

Creating a user for diaspora*

As root run:

adduser diaspora
chmod 755 /home/diaspora
su - diaspora
cd ~