Install Dxspider on a Debian system

Here is a list of command’s that i use to install dxspider on a fresh system.

Install the perl modules

Simlink and reboot

After restart login as sysop

Next create the sysop

Next get the us database

The next step can take a few minutes

Let start the cluster

On a separate ssh or system console, log into the system as sysop

From the command line of the console enter:

Edit /etc/inittab to add the following two lines at the end of the file.
Start DXSpider on bootup and respawn it should it crash.

Add a line to /etc/services for spider

Add a line to /etc/inetd.conf for spider

Add a node to your system.
Create in the dir /spider/connect a file with the name of the node.

Chmod 4755 pi1lap-4

Now login to your spider.


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