Bitnami Application Installation

These steps show how to install a Bitnami application on a Linux server. In this case an AWS Lightsail server that was deployed as a Bitnami WordPress instance.

At the time of this writing, this server was running the following Bitnami applications:

  1. WordPress
  2. Mantis
  3. *DokuWiki

*Note: the steps below show how DokuWiki was installed.

Step 1

Find the Bitnami application you want to install

Step 2

Copy the Linux Bitnami stack link and run the following

Download the application


Step 3

Make download executable

$chmod +x ./

Step 4

Run installer

$sudo ./

Misc Notes

Bitnami installation folder

When prompted for the folder containing the Bitnami installation type: /opt/bitnami

MySQL password

When prompted for “root” mysql password use he password found in /home/bitnami/bitnami_credentials.

Accessing the application

If this is an Apache installation, the installer will configure apache automatically. In this case the accessible URL is:

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