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# Debian 11 & 12


This guide is based off the official installation documentation but is tailored specifically for Debian 11 and 12.

# Dependency Installation

In this guide, we will install the required dependencies for the Pterodactyl panel. After that, you can follow the official installation documentation.

# Update  package lists
apt update -y

# Install necessary packages
apt -y install software-properties-common curl ca-certificates gnupg2 sudo lsb-release

# Add repository for PHP
echo "deb $(lsb_release -sc) main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/sury-php.list

curl -fsSL | sudo gpg --dearmor -o /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/sury-keyring.gpg

# Add repository for Redis
curl -fsSL | sudo gpg --dearmor -o /usr/share/keyrings/redis-archive-keyring.gpg

echo "deb [signed-by=/usr/share/keyrings/redis-archive-keyring.gpg] $(lsb_release -cs) main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/redis.list

# Update  package lists
apt update -y

# Install PHP and required extensions
apt install -y php8.1 php8.1-{common,cli,gd,mysql,mbstring,bcmath,xml,fpm,curl,zip}

# MariaDB repo setup script
curl -sS | sudo bash

# Install the rest of dependencies
apt install -y mariadb-server nginx tar unzip git redis-server

# Installing Composer

Composer is a dependency manager for PHP that allows us to ship everything you'll need code wise to operate the Panel. You'll need composer installed before continuing in this process.

curl -sS | sudo php -- --install-dir=/usr/local/bin --filename=composer

# Download Files

Great, now all of the dependencies have been dealt with. Continue the installation by following the official documentation Download Files section.