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|This article explains how to install and configure Etherpad-Lite.|
Install AUR.AUR from the
For testing purpose, the default database backend for Etherpad is the file-based DirtyDB. With that, you can run and test Etherpad-Lite without any further configuration.
If you want to use MySQL, PostgreSQL or SQLite, you can adjust those settings in the settings.json file. Further, you can set a password for the administrator interface on http://localhost:9001/admin, change port and listening address, etc.
At least, don't forget to set a sessionkey, e.g. generate with and
pwgen -y 10 1 and write it down to:
"sessionKey" : "",
Your Etherpad installation can be extended with plugins listed at the administrator interface.
To enable the and start server process, run:
systemctl enable etherpad-lite systemctl start etherpad-lite