OpenNMS is an enterprise-grade network management platform.
This package used to contain what is now in the "opennms-core" package.
It now exists to give a reasonable default installation of OpenNMS.
When you install this package, you will also need to install one of the
opennms-webapp packages. OpenNMS now provides 2 ways to install the
A standalone version of the web UI for OpenNMS, suitable for embedding inside
tomcat or another servlet container, or on a server separate from the OpenNMS
A version of the web UI for OpenNMS which uses a built-in, embedded version
of Jetty, which runs in the same JVM as OpenNMS. This is the recommended
version unless you have specific needs otherwise.