Install on Google Compute

Create a virtual machine

  • On the Google Cloud Platform dashboard go to Compute Engine/VM instances.

  • Click the "CREATE INSTANCE" button.

  • Enter rport-server as the name.

  • Select a region near to you.

  • Select General-purpose as machine family.

  • Select N1 (Powered by Intel Skylake) as series

  • f1-micro 1vCPU,614MB Memory) as machine type ~5.50 USD monthly estimate

  • "Select Debian GNU/Linux 10 (buster)" as boot disk.

  • On the firewall section enable "Allow HTTP" and "Allow HTTPS".

  • Create the VM instance by clicking the Create button

Create a VM instance on Google Compute

Create a custom firewall

The default firewall is not suitable for the RPort server.

Install the RPort server on your new droplet

From the list of VM instances grab the public ipv4 address of your newly created instance.

Connect over SSH to the instance using the root user. Usually, you must specify the private key created for the instance or the region. For example ssh [email protected]