In this exercise, you:
Refer to the RStudio Package Manager documentation on installation pre-requisites, then answer the following questions:
Before you start the installation on the server, you should note the operating system that you are using.
Hint: Run the following command on your server instance:
Perform the following tasks on your course instance:
In the following exercise, you will test RSPM and ensure that it is installed correctly.
How to know that RSPM installed successfully?
Check the status of the RSPM service:
sudo systemctl status rstudio-pm
Test the connection to the RSPM web interface by running the following command from your server instance:
Note: This is helpful to verify prior to the following step in the event that you have network connectivity or firewall issues.
Connect to the RSPM web interface in your browser by visiting the following URL:
Note: You can connect to RSPM using the IP address or DNS name.
Note: There are no repositories configured by default, so it is normal to see a message that states there are
No Repos Defined.
We’ve also configured an optional proxy / landing page, which you can connect in your browser by visiting the following URL:
Then, to view the RSPM web interface, click on the
RStudio Package Manager link, or visit