Packages of OpenACS and .LRN are now available for Debian GNU/Linux . We hope to facilitate the adoption by novices and the infrastructure deployment by professional users, both running Debian GNU/Linux and its derivates. Our packaging activity explicitly targets Debian GNU/Linux stable , testing and unstable . Important dependencies are co-maintained with the Debian Tcl/Tk Maintainers .
See also OpenACS for Ubuntu.
Please, review the section on supported distributions first. Currently, the core packages (openacs, dotlrn) and their dependencies are included into the official Debian GNU/Linux repositories.
(optional) To control the instance using daemontools, please install the daemontools debian packages and follow the instructions on the file:
Next Steps, After Basic Installation (above)