sudo dpkg -i grafana_5.3.0_amd64.deb
Read the Ubuntu / Debian installation guide for more information. We also provide an APT package repository.
tar -zxvf grafana-5.3.0.linux-amd64.tar.gz
Read the Red Hat and Fedora installation guide for more information. We also provide a YUM package repository.
sudo rpm -Uvh grafana-5.3.0-1.x86_64.rpm
Read the OpenSUSE and SUSE installation guide for more information. We also provide a YUM / zypper package repository.
Choose your Configuration Options
The Grafana backend has a number of configuration options defined in its config file (usually located at /etc/grafana/grafana.ini on linux systems).
In this config file you can change things like the default admin password, http port, grafana database (sqlite3, mysql, postgres), authentication options (google, github, ldap, auth proxy) along with many other options.
Start your grafana server. Login with your admin user (default admin/admin). Open side menu (click the Grafana icon in top menu) head to Data Sources and add your data source.
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