Astra installation is a simple process – just copy single binary file to your server.
Open your server console and download binary file:
curl -Lo /usr/bin/astra https://cesbo.com/astra-latest
Set execute permission:
chmod +x /usr/bin/astra
Installation completed, now you may check version number:
Valid license is required to launch Astra on your server. You may get demo license for free or buy subscription on our web site: https://cesbo.com/astra-license
To install license folow an instruction in the email with new license.
After installation, register new service in the systemd:
This command registers Astra as a system service with name
astra and with management port
8000. To start service launch command:
systemctl start astra
Read more about service management and launching additional services on your server: Manage Astra Service.
Turn autorun on for your service:
systemctl enable astra
astra will be started automatically on system startup.
After installing Astra, you can access its web interface using a web browser - Chrome, Safari, or Firefox. The default port for the web interface is 8000. So interface address will be
To log in to the web interface, use the default login and password, which are both set to "admin". It is recommended to change the default password to prevent unauthorized access.
Read next article about Astra Web Interface