Forward ports and config Bigbluebutton

forward three ports to the the internal IP address of the BigBlueButton server. These ports are 80 (HTTP), 9123 (Desktop Sharing), and 1935 (RTMP).

sudo bbb-conf --setip

Internally, BigBlueButton must be able to call to make API requests. In this example, if the internal BigBlueButton server is at, add the following line to /etc/hosts (you’ll need to edit this file as root user).

sudo vi /etc/hosts

insert line


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Before you install

Ubuntu 10.04 32-bit or 64-bit server (or desktop)

  • 2 GB of memory (4 GB is better)
  • Dual-core 2.6 GHZ CPU (quad core is better)
  • Ports 80, 1935, 9123 accessible
  • Port 80 is available and not used by another application
  • 400G of free disk space (or more) for recordings

Installation of BigBlueButton 0.8-beta-3

1. Update your server

# Add the BigBlueButton key
wget -O- | sudo apt-key add -

# Add the BigBlueButton repository URL and ensure the multiverse is enabled
echo "deb bigbluebutton-lucid main" | sudo tee  etc/apt/sources.list.d/bigbluebutton.list
echo "deb lucid multiverse" | sudo tee -a /etc/apt/sources.list


sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get dist-upgrade