CentOS 6.5 Installation Instructions

Tested: 2/24/2016

  • AssetTrackDB R19
  • Fresh install from CentOS-6.5-x86_64-minimal.iso
  • Installed AssetTrackDB as root
  • Installed wget with: yum install wget

Prerequisites: Apache, PHP, MySQL, php5-mcrypt

For help installing Apache, PHP and MySQL on CentOS 6.5 this guide from Unixmen.com works great!
For help installing php5-mcrypt on CentOS 6.5 this answer from stackoverflow.com works great!

AssetTrackDB Install:
1. Create a folder on where the AssetTrackDB files will reside.
Example: /var/www/html/asset

 mkdir /var/www/html/asset

2. Download AssetTrackDB

 wget http://assettrackdb.com/files/AssetTrackDB_R19B.tar

3. Extract AssetTrackDB_R19B.tar file to the folder created in step 1.

 tar xf AssetTrackDB_R19B.tar -C /var/www/html/asset/

4. Change directory to AssetTrackDB file location

cd /var/www/html/asset/

5. Run setup script and follow instructions


6. Set owner of asset directory and contents

 chown -R apache /var/www/html/asset 
Note: Must NOT have a / at the end of this command

7. Visit AssetTrackDB site: http://serverIPorDNS/asset/

Default Username: admin
Default Password: admin

8. Update Database

Click on the "Database Update Needed" link, and then click "Run Update"