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To install TeslaSCADA IDE download RPM package for your operating system. Right click mouse button on RPM package and choose Extract Here:


By default RPM package will install the application to /opt, add a shortcut to the application menu. RPM package does not have any UI for installation (normal behavior for Linux). Let's study opt folder. In this folder you can find TeslaSCADA_IDE folder. When you open it:


Consider its contents:

app - contains application information.

runtime - contains JRE. TeslaSCADA based on Java language. The folder runtime contains JRE for Linux environment. If you don't use Web server in your project you no need to install Java separately. TeslaSCADA IDE will work any way. If you want to use Web server in your project you have to install Java on your PC.

Let's study app folder:


Consider its contents:

Projects - default project folder of TeslaSCADA IDE. You can save projects in other folders (it's not shown in this picture).

DB - project contains SQL Lite databases. If you use SQL Lite databases for history, events and recipes there will be stored in this folder.

private - contains certificates and keys for OPC UA and MQTT protocols if you use OPC UA or MQTT clients in your project  (it's not shown in this picture).

Certs - contains certificates and keys for OPC UA server if you use it  (it's not shown in this picture).

TeslaSCADA_IDE-debug - contains Log information about application working.

Other folders and files - related to working of application and Web server.


Important: We've tested Linux version only on Ubuntu 14 OS. Unfortunately we didn't test it on other Linux OS.