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authorChristian Grothoff <>2021-01-03 23:05:00 +0100
committerChristian Grothoff <>2021-01-03 23:05:00 +0100
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Debian package instructions
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@@ -264,8 +264,8 @@ This chapter describes how to install the GNU Taler merchant backend.
.. _Generic-instructions:
-Generic instructions
+Generic instructions for installation from source
This section provides generic instructions for the merchant backend
installation independent of any particular operating system. Operating
@@ -375,10 +375,29 @@ find the installed libraries and launching the Taler merchant backend would
then fail.
+Installing the GNU Taler binary packages on Debian
+.. include:: frags/installing-debian.rst
+To install the Taler merchant backend, you can now simply run:
+.. code-block:: console
+ # apt install taler-merchant
+Note that the package does not complete the integration of the backend with
+the HTTP reverse proxy (typically with TLS certificates). A configuration
+fragment for Nginx or Apache will be placed in
+``/etc/{apache,nginx}/conf-available/taler-merchant.conf``. You must
+furthermore still configure the instances, and may need to extend the fragment
+with access control restrictions for non-default instances.
.. _Installing-Taler-on-Debian-GNU_002fLinux:
-Installing Taler on Debian GNU/Linux
+Installing Taler on Debian GNU/Linux from source
.. index:: Wheezy
.. index:: Jessie