Install Couchbase Server on Red Hat and CentOS

Basic Installation

You must be logged in as root (superuser) or use sudo to run the installation commands.

Download the meta package.

curl -O https://packages.couchbase.com/releases/couchbase-release/couchbase-release-1.0-x86_64.rpm

Install the meta package.

sudo rpm -i ./couchbase-release-1.0-x86_64.rpm

The meta package installs the necessary information for yum to be able to retrieve all of the necessary Couchbase Server installation packages and dependencies.

Install Couchbase Server.

To install the latest release

sudo yum install couchbase-server

You’ll be prompted to start the download of Couchbase Server (plus any dependencies), as well as import several GPG keys. For each of these prompts, type y to accept and continue.

To install a specific release

List the available releases.

yum list –showduplicates couchbase-server

Available releases are listed with their full version-build number:

couchbase-server.x86_64   6.0.0-1693

Specify a release to install it.

sudo yum install couchbase-server-version-build

Using the example listing from the previous step, the resulting installation command would be:

sudo yum install couchbase-server-6.0.0-1693

You’ll be prompted to start the download of Couchbase Server (plus any dependencies), as well as import several GPG keys. For each of these prompts, type y to accept and continue.

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