Quick Installation Guide

Debian and Ubuntu

Installation script installs all components of OpenNMS on a single machine and is ready to run. This setup works for most small environments. If you want a more customized installation, please see our installation guide.

The installation script is tested with Debian 8 "Jessie", Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.

Please make sure you have installed an OpenJDK 8 Development Kit or Oracle Java Development Kit installed. You find instructions in the Java installation section in our install guide.

curl -L https://github.com/opennms-forge/opennms-install/archive/1.1.tar.gz | tar xz
cd opennms-install-1.1
bash bootstrap-debian.sh

OpenNMS can be started with systemctl {start,stop} opennms. The webapplication is available on http://your-host:8980/opennms. Default login for the webapplication is admin with password admin. Please change the default password immediately to a safe password by click on the user name in the top right navigation and choose Change Password.