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Installation Guide for Ubuntu/Debian/Kali/CentOS/RedHat

PostgreSQL

Install PostgreSQL >= 9.6 (local or remote)
Follow the installation guide from PostgreSQL site for: * Ubuntu * Debian * Redhat

Installing Faraday

Step 1 - Downloading Faraday Installer

To download Faraday installer (.deb or .rpm)
* GitHub for Community Edition
* Faraday Portal for Professional/Corporate

Step 2 - Installing the package

Go to your Download directory and run the following command

sudo apt install ./faraday-server_amd64.deb
or
sudo yum install ./faraday-server_amd64.rpm

Step 3 - Adding User to faraday Group

Once installed, add your user to the faraday group and re-login

sudo usermod -aG faraday $USER

Step 4 - Initializing the Database (first time only)

This will generate a random password, use it for Faraday Web UI and change it

faraday-manage initdb

Importing License (Professional/Corporate only)

faraday-manage import-license

Running Faraday

Start Faraday server by running:

sudo systemctl start faraday-server

We highly recommend you to check our First Steps guide.