How to install Nethserver 7 beta2 on a RaspberryPI2/3

(see also Centos SpecialInterestGroup arm32: https://wiki.centos.org/SpecialInterestGroup/AltArch/Arm32)

download centos Userland armv7hl http://mirror.centos.org/altarch/7/isos/armhfp/

write on sd:

xzcat CentOS-Userland-7-armv7hl-Minimal-$RELEASE-$MODEL.img.xz | dd of=$/path/to/sd/card status=progress bs=4M
sync

The default settings for the installed image are :

  • root password : centos
  • eth0 setting : dhcp
  • selinux status : permissive or disabled (board/kernel specific, see [Supported Boards] section and your model
  • no ntp/chronyd setup

CentOS-Userland-7-armv7hl come’s with default-NOOB settings, they are backwards compatible with the RaspberryPI 1 under-clocking your RaspberryPI 2/3 on 700 Mhz.

Resize/expand the RootFS for the whole SD card

touch /.rootfs-repartition
systemctl reboot

update the system:

yum -y update
yum clean all

install nethserver:

yum localinstall http://mirror.framassa.org/nethserver-arm/nethserver-release-7arm.rpm
nethserver-install

done login to NethPI: https://YOUR_IP_or_HOSTNAME:980


Packages available in Software Center:

Base:
* Account provider: OpenLDAP
* DNS and DHCP server
* File server
* Web server

Firewall:
* Basic firewall

Extras and Testing:
* Email (roundcubemail)
* MySQL server
* Statistics
* VPN (openvpn)
* Nextcloud

Packages available in nethserver-testing

to install:

yum --enablerepo=nethserver-testing install nethserver-....

Known Problems:


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