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Neo4j Graph Database Installation CentOS 7

neo4j graph database installation centos 7

neo4j graph database installation centos 7

The Next-Generation Graph Database Built for Unlimited Scale and Development Agility.Neo4j Graph Database Installation CentOS 7 step by step Guide.

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How to Install Neo4j Graph Database in CentOS 7

In-order to install Neo4j first you need to configure yum repository follow below steps to create repo. you should have root access to do this

# rpm --import
# vi /etc/yum.repos.d/neo4j.repo


Latest versions above then 3.3.3 and 3.4.x versions required Java 11 otherwise service wont start

ERROR! Neo4j cannot be started using java version 1.8.0_67.
* Please use Oracle(R) Java(TM) 11, OpenJDK(TM) 11 to run Neo4j.
* Please see for Neo4j installation instructions.
# yum install neo4j-3.3.3*

if your looking for particular version then specify like above otherwise it will install latest version

Enable the start the service

# systemctl enable neo4j.service
# systemctl start neo4j.service
# systemctl status neo4j.service
● neo4j.service - Neo4j Graph Database
   Loaded: loaded (/usr/lib/systemd/system/neo4j.service; enabled; vendor preset: disabled)
   Active: active (running) since Tue 2020-03-17 05:38:13 EDT; 1h 3min ago
 Main PID: 13802 (java)
   CGroup: /system.slice/neo4j.service
           └─13802 /usr/bin/java -cp /var/lib/neo4j/plugins:/etc/neo4j:/usr/share/neo4j/lib/*:/var/lib/neo4j/plugins/* -server -XX:+UseG1GC -XX:-OmitStackTraceInFastThrow -XX:+AlwaysPreTouch -XX:+UnlockExp...

if your neo4j service is listening on localhost then update the listen address by updating /etc/neo4j/neo4j.conf file


after configuration change restart the service

# systemctl restart neo4j.service

That’s it about installing and configuring neo4j graph database in Centos 7

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