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== Summary ==

 ''Server installs.''

== Procedure ==

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=== Default installation ===

 1. Boot CD and run the CD self-check (then reboot)
 1. Select '''Install to hard disk'''
 1. Choose your language, country and keyboard layout
 1. Set hostname: default - ubuntu
 1. Partition disks: '''Guided use entire disk'''
 1. Select your time zone and set the system clock to UTC
 1. User account: enter username and password
 1. No software selection.
 1. Reboot and login.

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=== Bind9 ===

 1. Boot CD and run the CD self-check (then reboot)
 1. Select '''Install to hard disk'''
 1. Choose your language, country and keyboard layout
 1. Set hostname: default - ubuntu
 1. Partition disks: Guided use entire disk
 1. Select your time zone and set the system clock to UTC
 1. User account: enter username and password
 1. Software selection: '''DNS Server'''
 1. Reboot and login.
 1. Confirm that bind is running:
  * {{{
pgrep named}}} should return the pid of named.


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=== LAMP ===

 1. Boot CD and run the CD self-check (then reboot)
 1. Select '''Install to hard disk'''
 1. Choose your language, country and keyboard layout
 1. Set hostname: default - ubuntu
 1. Partition disks: Guided use entire disk
 1. Select your time zone and set the system clock to UTC
 1. User account: enter username and password
 1. Software selection: '''LAMP'''
 1. Reboot and login.
 1. '''Test Apache:'''
  * Execute {{{
w3m http://127.0.0.1/}}} in a terminal and verify that it's not a 404 error page.
 1. '''Test MySQL'''
  * Execute {{{
mysql -u root -p}}} in a terminal. You should then be presented with a mysql prompt {{{mysql> }}} where you can enter mysql commands. Some commands you can use to verify the installation are {{{show databases;}}}, {{{connect mysql;}}}, {{{show tables;}}}, and {{{select * from user;}}}:
    {{{
show databases; connect mysql; show tables; select * from user;
}}}

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=== Default installation: LVM partitioning ===

 1. Boot CD and run the CD self-check (then reboot)
 1. Select '''Install to hard disk'''
 1. Choose your language, country and keyboard layout
 1. Set hostname: default - ubuntu
 1. Partition disks: '''Guided use entire disk and LVM'''
 1. Select your time zone and set the system clock to UTC
 1. User account: enter username and password
 1. No software selection.
 1. Reboot and login.
 1. Make sure that the root file system is mounted from /dev/mapper/ubuntu-root:
   {{{
sudo mount}}}

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=== Mail server ===

 1. Boot CD and run the CD self-check (then reboot)
 1. Select preferred language
 1. Select '''Install to hard disk'''
 1. Choose your language, country and keyboard layout
 1. Set hostname: default - ubuntu
 1. Select your time zone and set the system clock to UTC
 1. Partition disks: Guided use entire disk
 1. User account: enter username and password
 1. Software selection: '''Mail Server'''
 1. Select configuration for Postfix (generally should be "Internet" or "Internet with smarthost")
 1. Reboot and login
 1. Confirm that postfix is running:
  * {{{
telnet 127.0.0.1 25}}} should connect to postfix. Type "quit" to disconnect.
 1. Confirm that dovecot pop3 and imap servers are running:
  * {{{
sudo netstat -ltnp | grep dovecot}}} should list 4 dovecot instances (port 110, 143, 993 and 995).
 1. Send a test email:
  * {{{
echo foo | mail -s 'test' ${USER} }}}
  * Start {{{
mutt}}} - the test email should be in the inbox.

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=== Openssh server ===

 1. Boot CD and run the CD self-check (then reboot)
 1. Select '''Install to hard disk'''
 1. Choose your language, country and keyboard layout
 1. Set hostname: default - ubuntu
 1. Partition disks: Guided use entire disk
 1. Select your time zone and set the system clock to UTC
 1. User account: enter username and password
 1. Software selection: '''Openssh Server'''
 1. Reboot and login.
 1. Confirm that sshd is running:
  * {{{
pgrep sshd}}} should return the pid of sshd.
  * If you can, try to connect to the server from a remote client.

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=== PostgreSQL Database Server ===

 1. Boot CD and run the CD self-check (then reboot)
 1. Select '''Install to hard disk'''
 1. Choose your language, country and keyboard layout
 1. Set hostname: default - ubuntu
 1. Partition disks: Guided use entire disk
 1. Select your time zone and set the system clock to UTC
 1. User account: enter username and password
 1. Software selection: '''PostgreSQL Database'''
 1. Reboot and login.
 1. Check that the database is running:
 {{{
sudo -u postgres psql -l}}} should return a list of databases.
 1. Create a database user:
   {{{
sudo -u postgres createuser -DRS ${USER} }}} should create a user.
 1. Create a database:
   {{{
sudo -u postgres createdb -O ${USER} ${USER}_db}}} should create a database.
 1. Connect to the database:
   {{{
psql ${USER}_db}}} should start a psql shell connected to the database.

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=== Print server ===

 1. Boot CD and run the CD self-check (then reboot)
 1. Select '''Install to hard disk'''
 1. Choose your language, country and keyboard layout
 1. Set hostname: default - ubuntu
 1. Partition disks: Guided use entire disk
 1. Select your time zone and set the system clock to UTC
 1. User account: enter username and password
 1. Software selection: '''Print Server'''
 1. Reboot and login.
 1. '''Test cups:'''
   * {{{
sudo /etc/init.d/cups status}}} should state the cupsd is running.

<<Anchor(samba-server)>>
=== Samba server ===

 1. Boot CD and run the CD self-check (then reboot)
 1. Select '''Install to hard disk'''
 1. Choose your language, country and keyboard layout
 1. Set hostname: default - ubuntu
 1. Partition disks: Guided use entire disk
 1. Select your time zone and set the system clock to UTC
 1. User account: enter username and password
 1. Software selection: '''Samba Server'''
 1. Reboot and login.
 1. Confirm that samba is running:
  * {{{pgrep smbd}}}, {{{pgrep nmbd}}}, {{{pgrep winbindd}}} should return the pid of the different processes:
  {{{
pgrep smbd; pgrep nmbd; pgrep winbindd
}}}

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=== Tomcat server ===

 1. Boot CD, select your language and run the CD self-check
 1. Reboot CD, select your language and select '''Install Ubuntu Server'''
 1. Choose your country and keyboard layout
 1. Set hostname: default - ubuntu
 1. Partition disks: Guided use entire disk
 1. User account: enter username and password
 1. Software selection: '''Tomcat server'''
 1. Reboot and login.
 1. Confirm that Tomcat is running:
  * {{{
sudo netstat -ltnp | grep jsvc}}} should show 2 jsvc instances (port 8009 and 8080).
 1. Confirm that Tomcat is working properly:
  * {{{
w3m http://127.0.0.1:8080}}} should bring up a "It works !" page
  * {{{
 w3m http://localhost:8080/examples/servlets/servlet/HelloWorldExample}}} should bring up a "Hello World!" page.
  * {{{
 w3m http://localhost:8080/examples/jsp/jsp2/el/basic-arithmetic.jsp}}} should bring a page containing basic arithmetics.
NB: w3m basics: moving cursor and hit <Enter> to follow links, <B> to come back to the previous page, <q> to quit
  
#refresh 0 http://testcases.qa.ubuntu.com

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