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Does anyone know how to install a single node instance of Riak as the documentation is plain wrong and I have been trying for over a day now?

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Try this tutorial:

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Mihai, you are the man! This worked first time!!!! – Zubair Jan 20 '10 at 21:57
Looks like that post has moved to: – Graham King Apr 13 '12 at 22:00

You can start a single node with

bin/riak start

Can you explain what is wrong in the documentation and what documentation you are using so that I can get it updated?

share|improve this answer ./ is not part of Riak anymore is it? I thought it was from an old release. Anyway, it is quite confusing when I google on Riak. It may be a good idea to always state the version number of Riak in the documentation – Zubair Feb 9 '10 at 20:49 – Zubair Feb 9 '10 at 20:50
that doc is outdated, I'm working on getting all of the docs updated shortly. Sorry for any confusion. If you read the README in the source it explains things better. – hornbeck Feb 9 '10 at 21:02
this is the doc you want – hornbeck Feb 9 '10 at 21:24

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