Step-by-step ERA Server installation on Linux

In this installation scenario we will simulate step-by-step installation of ERA Server and ERA Web Console. We will simulate installation using MySQL.

 

Before installation

1.Verify that the database server is present in your network and make sure you have access to it on your local/remote server. If no database server is installed, install and configure a new one.

2.Download ERA Linux standalone components (Agent, Server, Web Console). You can find these installation files in the ESET Remote Administrator 6 Standalone Installers category available on the ESET website.

 

Installation process

validation-status-icon-infoYou must be able to use the sudo command or install under root privileges to complete the installation.

validation-status-icon-infoTo install ERA Server on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES), follow the instructions from our Knowledgebase article.

1.Install required packages for ERA Server.

2.Navigate to the folder where you downloaded ERA Server and make the installation package executable:

chmod +x server-linux-x86_64.sh

3.Configure the connection to MySQL server, as shown in the MySQL configuration topic.

4.Verify the hmtoggle_plus0configuration of the MySQL ODBC driver.

5.Customize the installation parameters and execute the ERA Server installation. See Server installation - Linux for more information.

6.Install the required java and tomcat packages for ERA Web Console. hmtoggle_plus0ERA Web Console prerequisites

7.Deploy and test the ERA Web console, as shown in the ERA Web Console installation topic. If you experience problems with HTTPS connection to ERA Web Console, see our article on HTTPS/SSL connection set up.

8.Install ERA Agent on the server machine.