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Chapter 2. Installing dCache

Table of Contents

Installing a dCache instance
Installation of the dCache Software
Readying the PostgreSQL server for the use with dCache
Configuring Chimera
Configuring dCache
Installing dCache on several nodes
Securiting your dCache installation
Upgrading a dCache Instance

The first section describes the installation of a fresh dCache instance using RPM files downloaded from the dCache home-page. It is followed by a guide to upgrading an existing installation. In both cases we assume standard requirements of a small to medium sized dCache instance without an attached tertiary storage system. The third section contains some pointers on extended features.