How to Install Apache Solr on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial LTS Step by Step

November 10th, 2017 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Apache Solr Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial

Welcome Ubuntu User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Apache Solr for Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial LTS 32/64-bit GNU/Linux.

And the Apache Solr Ubuntu Xenial Install is an industrial-strength, high performance, thread-safe search server based on Apache Lucene.

Furthermore Solr uses Lucene under the covers to provide the most powerful full text search capabilities available in any open source product.

Finally included in the Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Apache Solr Setup You find Link to Required Oracle JDK Installation Guide.

How to Install Apache Solr on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Step by Step - Featured
  1. Download Latest Apache Solr Server Release

    Apache Solr .tgz

    If possible Select directly “Open with Archive Manager”!

  2. Then Extract into /tmp Directory
    If it does Not Open automatically then Double-Click on File Manager

    How to Install Apache Solr on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Step by Step - Extracting Solr Archive
    Or from Shell:

    tar xvzf ~/Downloads/solr*.tgz -C /tmp/
  3. Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Apache Solr on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Step by Step - Open Terminal Shell Emulator
  4. And Relocate Apache Solr Search Server

    sudo mv /tmp/solr* /opt/

    This for a System Wide Installation, for a Local one Put it somewear into the Home…

  5. How-to Install Required Oracle JDK 8+ on Ubuntu

    Oracle JDK for Ubuntu Install
  6. Next Access Solr Target

    cd /opt/solr*

    Or whatever other for Local…

  7. How-to Quick-Start with Solr Searching on Ubuntu

    Solr Queries Quick-Start
  8. How to Install Apache Solr on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Step by Step - Solr Admin Backend

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