Debian GNU/Linux

Supported platforms are Debian 7 (wheezy) and 8 (jessie), as well as Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (trusty) and 16.04 LTS (xenial) on an amd64 or i386 architecture. Perform the following steps as root.

  1. Install the GPG key

    Run the following command:

    wget -O- https://www.distcc-elb.com/support@distcc-elb.com.asc | apt-key add -
  2. Create a source file

    Create the file /etc/apt/sources.list.d/distccelb.list with the following content, replacing <codename> with one of wheezy, jessie, trusty or xenial:

    deb https://www.distcc-elb.com/ <codename> non-free
  3. Install the APT HTTPS transport

    Run the following command:

    apt-get install apt-transport-https
  4. Update the package lists

    Run the following command:

    apt-get update
  5. Install the client

    To install the client, execute:

    apt-get install distcc-elb
  6. Install the server

    To install the server, execute:

    apt-get install distcc-elbd

Enterprise Linux

Supported platforms are Enterprise Linux version 6 and 7, such as CentOS or RedHat EL, on an x86_64 or i686 architecture. Perform the following steps as root.

  1. Create a repo file

    Create the file /etc/yum.repos.d/distccelb.repo with the following content:

    [distccelb]
    name=distcc-elb.com Repository
    baseurl=https://www.distcc-elb.com/rpms/$releasever/$basearch/
    gpgcheck=1
    enabled=1
    gpgkey=https://www.distcc-elb.com/support@distcc-elb.com.asc
    
  2. Install the client

    To install the client, execute:

    yum install -y distcc-elb
  3. Install the server

    To install the server, execute:

    yum install -y distcc-elbd