Before installing, verify that:
edx@vps:~$ docker --version Docker version 20.10.7, build f0df350
edx@vps:~$ python3 --version Python 3.8.10
edx@vps:~$ sudo whoami root
the non-root user can manage Docker containers
edx@vps:~$ docker run hello-world Hello from Docker! This message shows that your installation appears to be working correctly.
the DNS settings are correct for the domain and subdomains.
edx@vps:~$ ping studio.edx.ektu.kz Pinging studio.edx.ektu.kz [188.8.131.52] with 32 bytes of data: Reply from 184.108.40.206: bytes=32 time<47ms TTL=63
Here is the site for reference: https://docs.tutor.overhang.io/
This guide will not always reference the most up-to-date version of Tutor. Check the Tutor release page for the latest packages.
Download Tutor used to install Open edX (These instructions use v12.0.4)
sudo curl -L "https://github.com/overhangio/tutor/releases/download/v12.0.4/tutor-$(uname -s)_$(uname -m)" -o /usr/local/bin/tutor sudo chmod 0755 /usr/local/bin/tutor
Start the Open edX installer using the
tutor local quickstart
edx@vps:~$ tutor local quickstart ================================================== Interactive platform configuration ================================================== Are you configuring a production platform? Type 'n' if you are just testing Tutor on your local computer [Y/n] y Your website domain name for students (LMS) [www.myopenedx.com] edx.jj8i.com Your website domain name for teachers (CMS) [studio.edx.jj8i.com] Your platform name/title [My Open edX] jj8i MOOCs Your public contact email address [firstname.lastname@example.org] email@example.com The default language code for the platform [en] Activate SSL/TLS certificates for HTTPS access? Important note: this will NOT work in a development environment. [y/N] y Configuration saved to /home/edx/.local/share/tutor/config.yml ================================================ Updating the current environment ================================================ Environment generated in /home/edx/.local/share/tutor/env . . . . . . All services initialised. The Open edX platform is now running in detached mode Your Open edX platform is ready and can be accessed at the following urls: https://edx.jj8i.com https://studio.edx.jj8i.com edx@vps:~$
Open the URLs to verify that both pages load correctly in a browser.
Next, you need to create your administrator user using the
tutor local createuser --staff --superuser yourusername firstname.lastname@example.org
Navigate to the
studio (CMS) page to create your first course!
Congratulations! You now have a full, production-ready Open edX platform (Lilac release) running on your server!
Open edX works out of the box. However, there are additional configurations that we have applied to our instance. Continue to learn how to implement them.