If you want to install Openfire on Centos, here’s some instructions.
This document was writted and tested with ISSABEL distribution of asterisk. It runs on CENTOS 7.
Use putty or an SSH client and connect to the IP of your server
From the command prompt, copy and paste each line one at a time.
Wait for it to finish. The whole setup takes 5 minutes.
wget -O openfire-4.3.2-1.x86_64.rpm https://www.igniterealtime.org/downloadServlet?filename=openfire/openfire-4.3.2-1.x86_64.rpm
yum -y install openfire-4.3.2-1.x86_64.rpm
systemctl start openfire.service
systemctl enable openfire.service
enter your MySql/MariaDB password
CREATE DATABASE openfire;
CREATE USER ‘openfireuser’@’localhost’ IDENTIFIED BY ‘yourpassword’;
GRANT ALL PRIVILEGES ON openfire.* TO ‘openfireuser’@’localhost’ IDENTIFIED BY ‘yourpassword’ WITH GRANT OPTION;
Select your language
Leave configuration default
Populating Database information:
Change HOSTNAME -> localhost
Change DATABASENAME to openfire
Put in MySQL login and password
You can put in your email.
Then provide a password
Then press CONTINUAR
Now you can login
usuario = admin
then your password
Now you are at administration screen
Issabel dashboard will show “Running”
In the openfire admin console select
USERS/GROUPS – CREATE NEW USER
Fill in credentials
Here’s an example of what a user might look like
Download the Openfire client called SPARK for your platform
The installation is fairly self explanatory
Once installed put in your username and password and server then click on ADVNACED
If installing on ISSABEL, you may need to select the check box Accept certs and Disable certificate
Click on OK and LOGIN