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Mitesh Shah

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Overview

Requirements

  • CentOS 7
  • Knowledge of command line

Automate Setup Cachet Process

[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$ wget -c https://goo.gl/1IjimY -O status-page.sh
[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$ sudo bash status-page.sh http://status.example.com

The installation may take a little time, so grab a cup of coffee and relax.

Manual process

Install avaibale updates

[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$ yum -y update

Install required repository

[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$  yum -y install epel-release http://rpms.famillecollet.com/enterprise/remi-release-7.rpm http://dev.mysql.com/get/mysql-community-release-el7-5.noarch.rpm

Install required packages

[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$ yum --enablerepo=remi,remi-php56 install nginx php-fpm php-common php-mcrypt php-mbstring php-apcu php-xml php-pdo php-intl php-mysql php-cli php-gd openssl mysql-community-server vim curl git

Setup MySQL

# Restart MySQL
[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$ sudo service mysql restart
# Chnage MySQL root password
[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$ sudo mysqladmin -u root password ROOT_PASSWORD
# Store MySQL root password
[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$ echo -e "[client]\nuser=root\npassword=ROOT_PASSWORD" > ~/.my.cnf
# Create cachet database
[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$ mysql -e "create database cachet"
# Create cachet user
[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$ mysql -e "create user 'cachet'@'localhost' identified by 'CACHET_USER_PASSWORD'"
[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$ mysql -e "grant all privileges on cachet.* to 'cachet'@'localhost'"
[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$ mysql -e "flush privileges"

Install composer

[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$ curl -sS https://getcomposer.org/installer | php -- --install-dir=/bin --filename=composer

Clone cachet repository

[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$ mkdir /var/www && cd /var/www
[mitesh@status.example.com /var/www]$ git clone https://github.com/cachethq/Cachet.git
[mitesh@status.example.com /var/www/Cachet]$ cd Cachet && cp -v .env.example .env
  • Open .env file and update it as shown below
[mitesh@status.example.com /var/www/Cachet]$ cat .env
APP_ENV=local
APP_DEBUG=false
APP_URL=http://status.example.com
APP_KEY=UyIXoUsiAzvWrnfZwp1DAC50SQHuH5b2

DB_DRIVER=mysql
DB_HOST=127.0.0.1
DB_DATABASE=cachet
DB_USERNAME=cachet
DB_PASSWORD=CACHET_USER_PASSWORD

CACHE_DRIVER=apc
SESSION_DRIVER=apc
QUEUE_DRIVER=database

MAIL_DRIVER=smtp
MAIL_HOST=mailtrap.io
MAIL_PORT=2525
MAIL_USERNAME=null
MAIL_PASSWORD=null

Setup permission

# php-fpm running as apache user
[mitesh@status.example.com /var/www/Cachet]$ chown -R apache:apache /var/www/Cachet/

Setup composer

[mitesh@status.example.com /var/www/Cachet]$ composer install --no-dev -o

Database migration

[mitesh@status.example.com /var/www/Cachet]$ php artisan migrate

Setup NGINX configuration

[mitesh@status.example.com /var/www/Cachet]$ cat /etc/nginx/conf.d/cachet.conf
server {
    listen 80;
    server_name status.example.com;

    root /var/www/Cachet/public;
    index index.php;

    location / {
        try_files $uri /index.php$is_args$args;
    }

    location ~ \.php$ {
                include fastcgi_params;
                fastcgi_pass 127.0.0.1:9000;
                fastcgi_param SCRIPT_FILENAME $document_root$fastcgi_script_name;
                fastcgi_index index.php;
                fastcgi_keep_conn on;
    }
}

Restart NGINX and PHP-FPM services

[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$ sudo systemctl restart nginx && sudo systemctl restart php-fpm

Start NGINX and PHP-FPM After Reboot/Restart

[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$ sudo systemctl is-enabled nginx
disabled
[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$ sudo systemctl is-enabled php-fpm
disabled

[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$ sudo systemctl enable nginx
ln -s '/usr/lib/systemd/system/nginx.service' '/etc/systemd/system/multi-user.target.wants/nginx.service'
[mitesh@status.example.com ~]$ sudo systemctl enable php-fpm
ln -s '/usr/lib/systemd/system/php-fpm.service' '/etc/systemd/system/multi-user.target.wants/php-fpm.service'

Configure Cachet





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