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Getting started: Installing

Linux systems

  1. Unzip Linkurious' archive: >unzip linkurious-linux-v1.8.4.zip
  2. Enter the Linkurious folder: >cd linkurious-linux
  3. Check the configuration file at linkurious-linux/data/config/production.json (see how to configure a data-source)
  4. Make Java JRE 7+ is installed (type java -version in a terminal), if needed, install Java.

See how to start Linkurious on Linux.

Windows systems

  1. Unzip Linkurious' archive (right-click on the file, then "Extract all")
  2. Enter the linkurious-windows folder
  3. Check the configuration file at linkurious-windows/data/config/production.json (see how to configure a data-source)
  4. Make sure that you have Java JRE 7+ installed (see Java JDK requirements)

See how to start Linkurious on Windows.

Mac OS X systems

  1. Unzip Linkurious' archive: >unzip linkurious-osx-v1.8.4.zip
  2. Enter the Linkurious folder: >cd linkurious-osx
  3. Check the configuration file at linkurious-osx/data/config/production.json (see how to configure a data-source)
  4. Make Java JRE 7+ is installed (type java -version in a terminal), if needed, install Java.

See how to start Linkurious on Mac OS X.

Installing as a service.

In order to run Linkurious automatically when the operating system starts, it is possible to install Linkurious as a system service on Linux, Mac OS X and Windows.

Linux systems

  1. Open the administration menu by running menu.sh in the linkurious-linux folder.
  2. Check if Linkurious is already installed as a service (displayed at the top of the menu).
  3. Select Install Linkurious as a service.
  4. Linkurious will install itself as a service of your operating system.

Windows systems

  1. Open the administration menu by running menu.bat in the linkurious-windows folder.
  2. Check if Linkurious is already installed as a service (displayed at the top of the menu).
  3. Select Install Linkurious as a service.
  4. Linkurious will install itself as a service of your operating system.

Mac OS X systems

  1. Open the administration menu by running menu.sh.command in the linkurious-osx folder.
  2. Check if Linkurious is already installed as a service (displayed at the top of the menu).
  3. Select Install Linkurious as a service.
  4. Linkurious will install itself as a service of your operating system.