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You will need two license files.

  1. ArcGISGISServerAdvanced
  2. ArcGISImageServer

Step-by-step guide

Repeat the following steps for each license file.

  1. Run /arcgis/server/tools/authorizeSoftware
  2. Select US Government, GIS Services, and GIS Specialist.
  3. Use ubuntu user and become a root. Then, run apt-get install emacs
  4. Edit /arcgis/server/tools/createsite/ with username = siteadmin password =<your pass>.
  5. Run /arcgis/server/
  6. /arcgis/server/tools/createsite/ -f
  7. Use ubuntu user and become a root. Then, run apt-get install firefox
  8. sudo apt-get install dbus-x11
  9. Run firefox https://private_ip:6443/arcgis/admin.
  10. Open port 6433 in inbound rule of security group.
  11. Add DNS entry for server like and associate IPv4 address with it.
  12. Run firefox from your computer and try
  13. Run the following commands:

    Code Block
    #systemctl enable arcgisserver.service
    #systemctl stop arcgisserver.service
    #systemctl start arcgisserver.service
    #systemctl status arcgisserver.service
  14. Add a load balancer like to avoid certificate warning. Force https and forward traffic to 6433.
  15. Install ArcGIS Linux Data Store.

During the initial deployment, Setup program is already executed and installs software under /arcgis/server/. Thus, all you need is to activate license and set user/password.