Start/Stop Fess Server

Start Fess Server

Using ZIP package

For Windows environment, double-click the fess.bat file in the bin folder to start Fess. For Unix environments, run fess to start Fess.

$ ./bin/fess

Using RPM/DEB package(chkconfig)

Start elasticsearch before Fess,

$ sudo service elasticsearch start

and then start Fess service.

$ sudo service fess start

Using RPM/DEB package(systemd)

Start elasticsearch before Fess,

$ sudo systemctl start elasticsearch.service

and then start Fess service.

$ sudo systemctl start fess.service

Access To Browser UI

Fess is available at http://localhost:8080/.

Administration UI is http://localhost:8080/admin/. The default administrator account is admin/admin as username/password. In User page of administration UI, you can change the password.

Stop Fess Server

Using ZIP package

To stop Fess server, kill the process of Fess.

Using RPM/DEB package(chkconfig)

To stop Fess service, run the following command.

$ sudo service fess stop

Using RPM/DEB package(systemd)

To stop Fess service, run the following command.

$ sudo systemctl stop fess.service