Bluecherry server version 2.8.6 was released with the following changes:
For Debian Stretch users it is required to install official MySQL from Oracle’s repos first, before installing Bluecherry. MariaDB provided by default in Debian repos as a replacement for MySQL is not compatible with Bluecherry.
Instructions for installing Bluecherry server on Debian 9
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