Suwon Chae 2017-02-04 2681639 docs: Update docs and support english docs UNIX

Yona Install#

Download the latest version of Yona from and unzip it.
Also, consider to use wget like followings.



application.conf generating and setting#

Go to the unpacked location and run bin/yona. (Requires Java 8 or later)
Note: You should run it from yona installation folder as below. Windows users should also run bin/yona.bat instead of bin/yona.

cd yona

Execution will terminate with an error that the password is wrong. It's noraml. Don't worry. :)
You should now see the conf directory that you were not able to see when you extracted it.

DB configuration#

You need to modify the DB connection settings to connect the MariaDB you installed earlier.

In the application.conf file under the conf folder, change the password in the following section to the db password set above


yonadan is just example, recommed change it to your own password.

Run for first page#

  • Create a folder to hold various data including conf folder.


- copy conf folder to `/yona-data` created above.

Ex) Assuming your current location is /Users/doortts/Download/yona-v1.3.0-bin

cp -r conf /yona-data

- Specify the YONA_DATA environment variable and run Yona

Ex) Assuming your current location is /Users/doortts/Download/yona-v1.3.0-bin

YONA_DATA=/yona-data;export YONA_DATA

Then, please refer to for details.