Install Cacti on CentOS 5
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This page summarizes how to perform a basic installation of Cacti on CentOS 5.
Add RPMForge Yum Repository
|It is recommended that you configure yum-priorities prior to following this tutorial to avoid having base CentOS packages being overwritten by the RPMForge repository. Instructions to do so can be found on the CentOS Wiki.|
- For x86 (32-bit) systems
- For x64 (64-bit) systems
Install & Configure Prerequisites
- Install Apache
yum install httpd
- Configure Apache to start on boot
/sbin/chkconfig --levels 345 httpd on
- Configure iptables to allow Apache traffic
/sbin/iptables -A INPUT -p tcp --dport 80 -j ACCEPT
Install & Configure Cacti
- Install Cacti
- Start Apache
- Try logging into your new Cacti installation by going to
http://servername/cacti/and logging in with
adminand the password you set.