This post is a step by step guide on how to install self-hosted Ambar CE.
- 4 GB RAM, 50GB HDD, 2xCPU Core
- Ubuntu 16.04 Server Edition (download link)
- Docker CE (installation instructions)
- Docker-compose (installation instuctions)
So, let's start!
First, navigate to a folder where you want Ambar to store it's settings,
ambar.py installation script and make it executable:
wget -O ambar.py https://static.ambar.cloud/ambar.py && chmod +x ./ambar.py
To install Ambar run
ambar.py as root with
sudo ./ambar.py install
Optional: after install completes, you can edit
config.json to fine-tune your Ambar instance. Description of
config.json fields is here.
Now, start your Ambar instance:
sudo ./ambar.py start
It'll take about a minute, when it ends you'll see a line with the Ambar interface URL.
So, now Ambar is at your disposal! Go to signup page to create your account and start using Ambar.
Upload files manually or setup an SMB crawler.
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