Cloud Server: Ubuntu 16.04 (recommended)
Fedora 24 / 25 / 26
Go here to add the opencpu repository. Also have look at the readme for rpm packages.
Debian / CentOS / Suse etc
Either download binary builds from our archive, or consult the readme for building deb or rpm packages from source for your platform.
Server Manual PDF
The OpenCPU server manual PDF is the primary reference for installing and managing OpenCPU servers.
Local Single-User Server
Images based on various platforms are published on dockerhub. The opencpu/rstudio is great for development: it runs both
Now simply open http://localhost/ocpu/ and http://localhost/rstudio/ in your browser! Login via rstudio with user:
opencpu) to build or install apps.
To connect to a running container (e.g. for installing system libraries) get a root shell:
Use the opencpu/base image for deployments. Also see the docker readme.