App::Netdisco::Manual::BSDInstall - BSD Install Instructions
This document is compiled from suggestions and comments on the Netdisco mail lists. We're grateful for the help, and if you have any additions please do let the project staff know.
You could also look at the following guide for FreeBSD 11: http://www.davidbolton.com/?p=681
Perl (if not already installed)
p5-DBD-Pg(will also pull in
net-snmp(should install the Perl binding
pw useradd netdisco -N -m -s /bin/sh -w no
/usr/local/etc/rc.d/postgresql initdb /usr/local/etc/rc.d/postgresql start
Make sure PostgreSQL starts at boot by adding the following to "
postgresqlXX-server port, it creates the
pgsql user with "
nologin" shell. As root, do
vipw and change the shell to
/bin/sh or whichever shell you want, so that you can do the
createuser step from the main instructions.
pgtune doesn't seem to work on NetBSD. This needs looking into. Nothing will break, but it just means the server probably isn't tuned to your system's hardware (RAM, etc).
# PROVIDE: netdiscoweb # REQUIRE: DAEMON # BEFORE: LOGIN # KEYWORD: shutdown rcvar="netdisco_enable"