How to install Zoneminder 1.28.2 on Ubuntu 15.04

Open the terminal and execute following commends

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

Restart Apache

sudo service apache2 restart

Add Zoneminder Repository

sudo apt-get install python-software-properties

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:iconnor/zoneminder

sudo apt-get update

Install Zoneminder

sudo apt-get install zoneminder

Create a file called zoneminder.conf

sudo gedit /etc/tmpfiles.d/zoneminder.conf

Paste or enter the following to above file

d /var/run/zm 0755 www-data www-data

Then save the file

Change permissions on the file

sudo chmod 755 /etc/tmpfiles.d/zoneminder.conf


Create a symbolic link

sudo ln -s /etc/zm/apache.conf /etc/apache2/conf-enabled/zoneminder.conf

Create a new user

sudo adduser www-data video

Restart Apache

sudo service apache2 restart

Download cambozola tar.gz file from the following link  and extract it to the home folder 
http://www.charliemouse.com/code/cambozola/

Then open the terminal and execute
sudo cp cambozola-0.936/dist/cambozola.jar /usr/share/zoneminder

Then open the web browser http://localhost/zm/

Now you can add monitor and make your webcam a cctv camera .
If the camera doesn't work restart zoneminder using the start/stop button at the top 
of ZM -Console.

Reference http://www.zoneminder.com/wiki/index.php/Ubuntu_Server_15.04_64-bit_with_Zoneminder_1.28.1_the_easy_way
Note:-
It is better to uninstall previously installed zoneminder completely using  
Synaptic Package Manager.
This procedure does not delete files in zonemider folder at /usr/share/
To remove it, open the terminal and enter
cd /usr/share/zoneminder
then 
enter sudo rm *.*
 



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