Setting Up Shares and Console on the Same Host

Important: You need to ensure that you install IBM Aspera Console before you install IBM Aspera Shares.
  1. Install Console
  2. Install Shares .rpm, but do not run the install script
  3. Use a text editor to open the my.cnf.setup file located at:
    Provide the MySQL username and password that you used during the install of Console.
    user     = root
    password = aspera
    host     =
    port     = 4406
  4. Run the Shares installer.
  5. Disable the Apache Web Server.
    asctl apache:stop
  6. Create a symlink to a file located at /opt/aspera/shares/etc/nginx/locations-enabled/console.
    ln -s ../locations-available/console /opt/aspera/shares/etc/nginx/locations-enabled/
  7. Restart the Nginx service.
    service aspera-shares restart