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Chef Cookbook for nutch/solr in local mode

Hi Guys,

I have been working on solr/nutch for my job and have been quite busy doing the same. Today I am sharing with you the cookbook I created for setting up nutch/solr on a server.If anybody has some issues running, feel free to drop a comment and I will try to
help out as much as I can.

This cookbook has been written keeping ubuntu 14.04 in mind. Also, please ensure that you update your installation before running this cookbook.

sudo apt-get udpate

You can download the cookbook from

Once the cookbook has finished running, you can simply start the solr using

cd /srv/www/solr-lucene/solr/mycore
java -jar start.jar

and if you want to run this process in background

nohup java -jar start.jar &

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