Saturday, October 1, 2011

Big Blue Button Server Installation

  • UBUNTU 10.04 LTS Installation
  • Installation Of Basic Packages For Video Transmitting
  • Big Blue Button Server Installation

Requirements :-
  1. An Ubuntu 10.04 32-bit or 64-bit server
  2. 2 GB of memory
  3. Root access to the server
  4. 5G of free disk space
  5. Port 80 is not in use by other applications

Step 1 :- Install UBUNTU 10.04 On server Machine.
Step 2 :- Install All Basic Packages. ( Office, k3b, flash player etc.)
Step 3 :- Install the BigBlueButton apt-get repository key Using following command

# Install the package key
wget -O- | sudo apt-key add -

# Add the BigBlueButton repository URL and ensure the multiverse is enabled
echo "deb bigbluebutton-lucid main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/bigbluebutton.list

echo "deb lucid multiverse" | sudo tee -a /etc/apt/sources.list

Step 4 :- Install a Voice Conference Server

sudo apt-get install python-software-properties
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:freeswitch-drivers/freeswitch-nightly-drivers
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install bbb-freeswitch-config

Step 5 :- Install Big Blue Button.

sudo apt-get install bigbluebutton

Step 5 :- Do a clean Restart.
To ensure BigBlueButton has started cleanly, enter the following commands:

sudo bbb-conf --clean
sudo bbb-conf --check

  • AUDIO Problem Solution :-
sudo bbb-conf --check

sudo bbb-conf --clean