For an RPM-based installation of nevisAdmin 4, follow these steps:
Download the nevisAdmin 4 RPM from Nevis Portal. The RPM is named
Install a Java JDK. The Java version has to be 8.
Install the RPM on your server:
rpm -i nevisadmin4-<version>-1.noarch.rpm
Install this package only on the dedicated machine that should run nevisAdmin 4. The installation automatically creates an instance as well as a runtime user (nvbuser) and group (nvbgroup).
Double check that
javacan be executed in the environment (of the runtime user nvbuser). You may have to set the JAVA_HOME environment variable to point to your Java JDK.
As the RPM creates a symlink, you can use the following command to control your instance:
Continue with Initial Setup.
As nevisAdmin 4 uses SSH and Kubernetes APIs for deployment, there is no need to install nevisAgent, as was the case with nevisAdmin 3.