These instructions are suitable for developers, not for a permanent installation.
Install a JDK
JDK 6 is required. 7 is used for development, but not required.
Install Play framework
I recommend Postgres.app for Macs, cuz it's easy!
Create A Database User & Database
Create a user called
CREATE USER emperor;
Create a database called
CREATE DATABASE emperor OWNER emperor ENCODING 'utf8';
Here are some configuration options you may want to define:
- emperor.mail.smtp.tls (true or false)
You can enter these configurations in
conf/application-local.conf and it
will be automatically included.
If you merely downloaded ElasticSearch unzip it and run:
If you installed some manner of package, you'll have to figure out how to run it based on the package's instructions.
Request /admin/reindex twice. Gotta do it twice to get the aliases set up correctly.
Start the Application
cd emperor play run (after play prompt comes up)
visit http://127.0.0.1:9000 Click "apply" when prompted to populate your database
Login as the user 'admin' with the password 'test'.