Installing as non-root, non-sudo
Installation on Ubuntu as non-root, non-sudo user is used is used only for development purposes.
|This installation method is intended for development purposes only and not supported in production.|
Only 64 bit systems are supported.
A non-root, non-sudo installation will run Couchbase Server and all Couchbase Server command-line tools.
After downloading the Couchbase Server DEB package, go to the directory where it is located and extract it:
dpkg-deb -x couchbase-server-version.deb $HOME
In the directory where you extracted the files, you will see /opt and /etc subdirectories.
After you extract the Couchbase Server installation files, go to the subdirectory:
Run the following script to relocate the Couchbase Server installation to the present working directory (PWD):
This allows you to continue the installation as a non-root, non-sudo user.
To run the server use
./bin/couchbase-server -- -noinput -detached
To stop the server use