Installing the GeoServer GeoFence Server extension¶
Visit the website download page, locate your release, and download: geoserver-2.24.x-geofence-server-plugin.zip
The download link will be in the Extensions section under Other.
Ensure to match plugin (example 2.24-SNAPSHOT above) version to the version of the GeoServer instance.
Extract the files in this archive to the
WEB-INF/libdirectory of your GeoServer installation.
By default GeoFence will store this data in a H2 database and the database schema will be automatically managed by Hibernate.
The GeoFence documentation explains how to configure a different backed database and configure Hibernate behavior.
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