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Setting up Hanlon Development Environment


Operating System: Support any standard Linux distribution (Ubuntu LTS 14.04)
Database: MongoDB
Web Server: Trinidad
Dev Tools: JRuby development enviroment with necessary gems
Others: git, make, openjdk7, etc.,

Setting up

Update your linux to get all the latest distributions

apt-get install updates

1. Install pre-requisites

apt-get install -y git make mongodb openjdk-7-jre-headless g++ isc-dhcp-server ipxe tftp tftpd curl

2. Install ruby environment with your preferred Ruby environment manager like rvm or rbenv (I prefer using rvm) and setup jruby as your default environment

\curl -sSL | bash -s stable --ruby=jruby
source /usr/local/rvm/scripts/rvm
rvm use jruby --default

3. Setup Hanlon working directory (My preferred location ~/wspace/hanlon) and clone hanon git repository

mkdir wspace
git clone hanlon

4. Install / update ruby gems

cd hanlon
bundle install
gem install bundler trinidad

5. Run trinidad server

trinidad --address -p 8026 2>&1 | tee /tmp/trinidad.log


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