Zimbra Collaboration Suite Open Source Edition On CentOS - Page 3
5 Installation Of Zimbra Collaboration Suite
You will need to download ZCS from the Zimbra website.
cd /tmp wget http://files.zimbra.com/downloads/5.0.2_GA/zcs-5.0.2_GA_1975.RHEL5.20080130221917.tgz
Next untar, change into the directory of the installer and run the installer.
tar xvzf zcs-5.0.2_GA_1975.RHEL5.20080130221917.tgz
The output should look something like:
Checking for existing installation...
Read through the license agreement and hit enter.
The output should be similar to:
Checking for prerequisites...
Prerequisite check complete.
Checking for standard system perl...
perl-5.8.8...FOUND start system perl-5.8.8
Checking for installable packages
Next you need to select the packages to install. The defaults are listed in teh brackets so you can just press enter for every question.
Install zimbra-ldap [Y]
Install zimbra-logger [Y]
Install zimbra-mta [Y]
Install zimbra-snmp [Y]
Install zimbra-store [Y]
Install zimbra-apache [Y]
Install zimbra-spell [Y]
Install zimbra-proxy [N]
You will see a warning like this:
You appear to be installing packages on a platform different
than the platform for which they were built
This platform is CentOS5
Packages found: zimbra-core-5.0.2_GA_1975.RHEL5-20080130221917.i386.rpm
This may or may not work
Install anyway? [N] Y
The system will be modified. Continue? [N] Y
The installation takes a little bit so if you are running low on coffee or need a potty break now is the time to take it. :)
Once the install is finished you are presented with the Main Menu. It looks like this:
Notice the asterisks next to the Admin Password. You need to set the Admin Password before you complete the install. To do this enter 3 at the prompt and hit enter. The menu changes to:
Now you choose 4. You will be prompted to change the password. After you change the password hit r which will take you back to the previous menu. Enter a at the prompt to save the configuration.
The installation will complete and you will be all set to access the administrative web interface.