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More on Unifi and their AP:s

A follow up on my last post about my Unifi setup. I bought a new home server recently and wanted to move the controller. I took the quickest route and backed up my settings on the old controller, installed the new one, imported the settings in the new one, migrated the AP:s to the new controller and voilá, everything worked. Below are a few of my notes of how to install the controller and migrate the AP:s.

Installing on Ubuntu 12.04 and later:

Add to /etc/apt/sources.list.d/unifi:

## Ubuntu
deb http://www.ubnt.com/downloads/unifi/distros/deb/ubuntu ubuntu ubiquiti

Add the repo key:

sudo apt-key adv --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com --recv C0A52C50


sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install unifi

Connect to https://<ip-of-unifi-controller>:8443 and go through the getting started guide.

Migrating AP:s

If you, like me, had AP:s from another controller, you need to ssh into them with the same user/password you had for their last controller and run the command:

set-inform http://<ip-of-unifi-controller>:8080/inform

Unifi stable, rapid and beta

Oh, and as a side note. It's also possible to install unifi-rapid for more/newer features on both controller and AP:s. And unifi-beta for the fearless...

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