Apache Cassandra Quick Start for Debian Linux
The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Apache Cassandra NoSQL Database for Debian Linux 7-Wheezy/8-Jessie/9-Stretch/10-Buster i386/amd64 Desktop.
Here is Described a Local Installation because for a System-Wide One the User Need to have Root-Privileges… The Default System Installation Instead is Pre-Configured to be in /var/lib/cassandra Directory with Logs in /var/log/cassandra.
Pre-Requisite to Cassandra is the Oracle Official Java JDK6 Installation because the Newest JDK is Not Recommended…
The Contents and Details of How to Install Apache Cassandra on Debian Wheezy 7 are Essentials and Give Focus only to Instructions and Commands.
Download Latest Apache Cassandra Release:Apache Cassandra tar.gz
Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp
Or from Shell:
tar xvzf ~/Downloads/apache-cassandra*bin.tar.gz -C /tmp
- Open a Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
- Relocate Cassandra Directory
mv /tmp/apache-cassandra* $HOME/cassandra/
- Edit Configuration File
Modify the Following Lines:
- Set Log Directory
- Start Cassandra Instance
- Check Connection to Cassandra Instance with nodetool
./bin/nodetool --host 127.0.0.1 ring
The Output will Confirm that the Cassandra Database is Successfully Installed on Your Debian System :)
Install Required Oracle Java JDK for Debian LinuxInstall Oracle JDK 6+ for Debian
Formerly the JDK 6 was preferable but to Verify Now…
Getting-Started with Cassandra Database:Cassandra Quick Start Guide
Then Thanks to the Apache Software Foundation You are Able to Getting-Started with NoSQL Database Apache Cassandra on Debian Linux.