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 **Note!** For Debian 8, substitute '​stretch'​ with '​jessie'​ in the commands. **Note!** For Debian 8, substitute '​stretch'​ with '​jessie'​ in the commands.
  
-  # wget https://​repo.zabbix.com/​zabbix/​4.2/​debian/​pool/​main/​z/​zabbix-release/​zabbix-release_4.2-1+stretch_all.deb +  # wget https://​repo.zabbix.com/​zabbix/​4.4/​debian/​pool/​main/​z/​zabbix-release/​zabbix-release_4.4-1+stretch_all.deb 
-  # dpkg -i zabbix-release_4.2-1+stretch_all.deb+  # dpkg -i zabbix-release_4.4-1+stretch_all.deb
   # apt update   # apt update
  
 For **Ubuntu 18.04 (bionic)**, run the following commands: For **Ubuntu 18.04 (bionic)**, run the following commands:
  
-  # wget https://​repo.zabbix.com/​zabbix/​4.2/​ubuntu/​pool/​main/​z/​zabbix-release/​zabbix-release_4.2-1+bionic_all.deb +  # wget https://​repo.zabbix.com/​zabbix/​4.4/​ubuntu/​pool/​main/​z/​zabbix-release/​zabbix-release_4.4-1+bionic_all.deb 
-  # dpkg -i zabbix-release_4.2-1+bionic_all.deb+  # dpkg -i zabbix-release_4.4-1+bionic_all.deb
   # apt update   # apt update
  
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 For **Raspbian**,​ run the following commands: For **Raspbian**,​ run the following commands:
  
-  # wget https://​repo.zabbix.com/​zabbix/​4.2/​raspbian/​pool/​main/​z/​zabbix-release/​zabbix-release_4.2-2+stretch_all.deb +  # wget https://​repo.zabbix.com/​zabbix/​4.4/​raspbian/​pool/​main/​z/​zabbix-release/​zabbix-release_4.4-2+stretch_all.deb 
-  # dpkg -i zabbix-release_4.2-2+stretch_all.deb+  # dpkg -i zabbix-release_4.4-2+stretch_all.deb
   # apt update   # apt update
  
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 For Zabbix [[manual:​concepts:​server|server]] and [[manual:​concepts:​proxy|proxy]] daemons a database is required. It is not needed to run Zabbix [[manual:​concepts:​agent|agent]]. ​ For Zabbix [[manual:​concepts:​server|server]] and [[manual:​concepts:​proxy|proxy]] daemons a database is required. It is not needed to run Zabbix [[manual:​concepts:​agent|agent]]. ​
  
-<note warning>If Zabbix server and proxy are installed on the same host, their databases must be created with different names!</​note>​+<note warning>Separate databases are needed for Zabbix server and Zabbix ​proxy; they cannot use the same database. Therefore, if they are installed on the same host, their databases must be created with different names!</​note>​
  
 Create the database using the provided instructions for [[manual:​appendix:​install:​db_scripts#​mysql|MySQL]] or [[manual:​appendix:​install:​db_scripts#​postgresql|PostgreSQL]]. Create the database using the provided instructions for [[manual:​appendix:​install:​db_scripts#​mysql|MySQL]] or [[manual:​appendix:​install:​db_scripts#​postgresql|PostgreSQL]].
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 === Importing data === === Importing data ===
  
-Now import initial schema and data for the server with MySQL:+Now import initial schema and data for the **server** with MySQL:
  
   # zcat /​usr/​share/​doc/​zabbix-server-mysql/​create.sql.gz | mysql -uzabbix -p zabbix   # zcat /​usr/​share/​doc/​zabbix-server-mysql/​create.sql.gz | mysql -uzabbix -p zabbix
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   # zcat /​usr/​share/​doc/​zabbix-server-pgsql/​create.sql.gz | sudo -u <​username>​ psql zabbix   # zcat /​usr/​share/​doc/​zabbix-server-pgsql/​create.sql.gz | sudo -u <​username>​ psql zabbix
  
-For proxy, import initial schema:+With TimescaleDB,​ in addition to the previous command, also run: 
 + 
 +  # zcat /​usr/​share/​doc/​zabbix-server-pgsql*/​timescaledb.sql.gz | sudo -u <​username>​ psql zabbix 
 + 
 +<note warning>​TimescaleDB is supported with Zabbix server only.</​note>​ 
 + 
 +For **proxy**, import initial schema:
  
   # zcat /​usr/​share/​doc/​zabbix-proxy-mysql/​schema.sql.gz | mysql -uzabbix -p zabbix   # zcat /​usr/​share/​doc/​zabbix-proxy-mysql/​schema.sql.gz | mysql -uzabbix -p zabbix
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 === Configure database for Zabbix server/​proxy === === Configure database for Zabbix server/​proxy ===
  
-Edit zabbix_server.conf ​or zabbix_proxy.conf to use the created database. For example:+Edit zabbix_server.conf ​(and zabbix_proxy.confto use their respective databases. For example:
  
   # vi /​etc/​zabbix/​zabbix_server.conf   # vi /​etc/​zabbix/​zabbix_server.conf
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 Now you are ready to proceed with [[manual/​installation/​install#​installing_frontend|frontend installation steps]] which will allow you to access your newly installed Zabbix. Now you are ready to proceed with [[manual/​installation/​install#​installing_frontend|frontend installation steps]] which will allow you to access your newly installed Zabbix.
  
 +Note that a Zabbix proxy does not have a frontend; it communicates with Zabbix server only.
 ==== Agent installation ==== ==== Agent installation ====