Kraken Linux Installation¶
Kraken runs on Docker. Please install at least Docker CE version 18.09.6. Instructions for Ubuntu (and other Linux distributions) can be found on Docker's Linux installation manual page.
Please install at least docker-compose version 1.23.1. Instructions can be found on Docker's docker-compose installation manual page.
Kraken's script runs docker-compose as a non root user. So please follow the post installation instructions to manage Docker as a non-root user.
Kraken is packaged as a zip archive that contains:
- Configuration files for docker-compose and its various docker components.
data folder is passed as an environment variable to application.
Do not install Kraken in a path that contains specials characters.
In the extracted archive folder, execute the
kraken.sh script as a non-root user.
This scripts initializes some environment variables and then runs
docker-compose up using the included docker-compose.yml file.
Once every Docker container has started, you can:
- Access the Administration application at http://localhost:80/administration
- Access the Gatling application at http://localhost:80/gatling
Post Installation Instructions¶
Once Kraken is running, a folder named
data should be created in the installation directory.
This data folder contains all default Gatling scripts and configuration files. You can synchronize it on Git or any other version-control system to keep track of your work.
The content of this
data folder is only initialized if it is empty.
Execute the command
docker-compose down to remove Kraken's Docker containers.
Next time you run
data folder content will be kept.
If you wish to completely remove Kraken from your system, simply run the
It will stop and remove all Docker containers and clear the