The fastest way to get started with NetarchiveSuite is to use the NAS Vagrant Quickstart. The latest Vagrant setup for NAS can be obtained by downloading the contents of the directory https://github.com/netarchivesuite/netarchivesuite/blob/master/quickstart-vagrant-environment/Vagrantfile .
For those unfamiliar with Vagrant, first install vagrant itself as follows:
- Install VirtualBox, see https://www.virtualbox.org/
- Install Vagrant, see https://www.vagrantup.com/docs/installation/
Then on command-line, change directory to the location of the downloaded Vagranfile and run the initialisation script e.g.
to run the latest release, or
to run the latest bleeding-edge commit from github.
The output from the run-vagrant.sh is written in the file vagrant-up-output.txt. At the end of the file you will find something like
Just follow the instruction to add the vagrant host to /etc/hosts and you should have a fully-functioning NetarchiveSuite instance available at the specified url.
To take down the running Vagrant virtual machine, do a