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  • Zenoss, Inc. www.zenoss.com

  • Zenoss Installation for Core Version 2.3

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    All other companies and products mentioned are trademarks and property of their respective owners.

    Zenoss Installation for Core Version 2.3

  • 1. Downloading the Zenoss Files ....................................................................................................... 11. Where to Find Zenoss Download Files .................................................................................... 1

    2. Installing Zenoss from the Stack Installers ....................................................................................... 21. Install Zenoss from the Stack Installers ................................................................................... 2

    3. Installing the Zenoss Virtual Appliance ........................................................................................... 71. System Requirements .......................................................................................................... 72. Installing the Zenoss Appliance ............................................................................................. 7

    4. Installing Zenoss for RHEL 4 or CentOS 4 ...................................................................................... 91. Prerequisite Tasks ............................................................................................................... 92. Install the Zenoss Software ................................................................................................... 93. Disable or Configure the Firewall ......................................................................................... 10

    5. Installing Zenoss for RHEL 5 or CENTOS 5 .................................................................................. 111. Prerequisite Tasks ............................................................................................................. 112. Install the Zenoss Software ................................................................................................. 113. Disable or Configure the Firewall ......................................................................................... 12

    6. Installing from the Zenoss Debian Stack Installer ............................................................................ 131. Install from the zenoss-stack DEB ........................................................................................ 13

    7. Installing Zenoss from Source ..................................................................................................... 141. Zenoss Source Installation .................................................................................................. 142. Major Dependencies .......................................................................................................... 143. System Setup ................................................................................................................... 144. Build and Install Zenoss ..................................................................................................... 155. Platform-Specific Notes ..................................................................................................... 16

    5.1. Fedora Core 5 ........................................................................................................ 165.2. Mac OSX .............................................................................................................. 165.3. Setting Socket buffers on Unix platforms .................................................................... 165.4. Setting up Zenoss to run with a remote MySQL Instance ................................................ 16

    8. Other Zenoss Installations ........................................................................................................... 171. Ubuntu Installation ............................................................................................................ 17

    1.1. Ubuntu 6.10 .......................................................................................................... 171.2. Ubuntu 7.04 .......................................................................................................... 19

    2. SLES Installation Instructions ............................................................................................. 212.1. SLES 10 Installation Instructions ............................................................................... 212.2. SLES 10.2 Instructions ............................................................................................ 22

    3. Fedora Core 6 Installation ................................................................................................... 224. Zenoss BSD Installation ..................................................................................................... 23

    4.1. Overview: Manual Installation .................................................................................. 234.2. Overview: Automated Installation .............................................................................. 24

    5. FreeBSD Installation Instructions ......................................................................................... 245.1. FreeBSD 6.1 Installation .......................................................................................... 245.2. FreeBSD 6.2 Installation .......................................................................................... 245.3. FreeBSD 6.3 Installation .......................................................................................... 25

    9. Upgrading Zenoss ..................................................................................................................... 271. Overview ......................................................................................................................... 27

    1.1. Back Up Zenoss Data .............................................................................................. 271.2. After Upgrading ..................................................................................................... 27

    2. Upgrading the Zenoss Stack Installers ................................................................................... 273. Upgrading the Zenoss Virtual Appliance Image ....................................................................... 284. Upgrading EL4 or EL5 RPMs ............................................................................................. 295. Upgrading a Source Tarball Install ........................................................................................ 306. Upgrading a Subversion Source Checkout .............................................................................. 30

    10. Upgrading from a Source Install to a Stack Install .......................................................................... 311. Upgrading From a Source Install to a Stack Install ................................................................... 31

    11. Removing a Zenoss Instance ...................................................................................................... 331. Overview ......................................................................................................................... 332. Removing a Zenoss Instance from RPM Installs ...................................................................... 333. Removing a Zenoss Instance from Stack Installers ................................................................... 334. Removing a Zenoss Instance from the Mac OSX Stack Installer ................................................. 33

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  • Chapter 1. Downloading the ZenossFiles1. Where to Find Zenoss Download FilesDownload the Zenoss files for your particular installation from this location:

    http://www.zenoss.com/download

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  • Chapter 2. Installing Zenoss from theStack Installers1. Install Zenoss from the Stack InstallersFollow these instructions to install Zenoss and the Zenoss stack by using the point-and-click stack installers.

    1. Download the Zenoss installation files from:

    http://www.zenoss.com/download

    2. Choose one of the following installation methods, depending on your preference or environment (commandline, KDE, or Gnome).

    a. To open the installer from the command line:

    Notezenoss*.bin is the current installation file.

    i. Open a command line prompt, and then change directory (cd) to the directory where you downloaded theinstaller:

    $ cd /

    ii. Make the installer executable. Use this command:

    $ chmod +x ./zenoss*.bin

    iii. Run the Zenoss installer.

    Zenoss requires that you perform this installation as the root user. If you know your root password, thenuse the su command:

    $ su root -c ./zenoss*.bin

    If you do not know your root password, then use the sudo command:

    $ sudo ./zenoss*.bin

    iv. Answer the installation prompts. By default, the package is installed in the /usr/local/

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