Installation

Preinstall Checks

  1. Verify that your system meets the minimum system and hardware requirements to run Kalabox.
  2. Verify that you are connected to the internet.
  3. Verify that you have administrative access to your machine.
  4. Verify that your machine is not currently using ports 80, 443 and 8160.

Previously installed Kalabox?.

If you have previously installed Kalabox and are attempting to install a new version check out our update guide before continuing.

macOS

Installation Steps

  1. Download the .dmg package from kalabox.io/download
  2. Mount the DMG by double-clicking it
  3. Double-click on the KalaboxInstaller.pkg
  4. Go through the setup workflow
  5. Enter your username and password when prompted
  6. Launch the Kalabox CLI or GUI and start deving all the devs

Windows

Installation Steps

  1. Download the Windows .exe package from kalabox.io/download
  2. Double-click on kalabox.exe
  3. Go through the setup workflow
  4. Approve various UAC prompts during install
  5. After installation is finished make sure you set up Shared Drives
  6. Launch the Kalabox CLI or GUI and start deving all the devs

YOU MUST SET UP SHARED DRIVES AND HAVE HYPER-V ENABLED

After installation is finished make sure you set up Shared Drives and if you have further problems, check to see if Hyper-V is enabled.

Debian/Ubuntu

Installation

  1. Download the .deb package from kalabox.io/download
  2. Double-click on the .deb package to launch Software Center
  3. Click the “Install” button and enter your password when prompted

If you do not have the GUI-based Software Center you can install the .deb pkg on the command line.

sudo apt-get update -y
sudo apt-get install bridge-utils iptables cgroup-bin
sudo dpkg -i kalabox.deb

Fedora/RedHat

Installation

  1. Download the .rpm package from kalabox.io/download
  2. Double-click on the .rpm package to launch Software Center
  3. Click the “Install” button and enter your password when prompted

If you do not have the GUI-based Software Center you can install the .rpm pkg on the command line.

sudo dnf update -y
sudo dnf install bridge-utils iptables cgroup-bin
sudo rpm -i kalabox.deb