Installation according to the books - ''without'' the Debian server package

  1. Install BOINC server dependencies :

    sudo apt-get install subversion build-essential apache2 php5 mysql-server php5-gd php5-cli php5-mysql python-mysqldb libtool automake autoconf pkg-config libmysql++-dev libssl-dev
  2. Create a user and a group for BOINC and add www-data to that group :

    sudo addgroup  --system  boincadm
    sudo adduser www-data boincadm
  3. Download BOINC source :

    svn co boinc
  4. Compile BOINC :

    cd boinc
    ./configure --disable-client