Archive for July, 2015

How to install OpenKM 6.3 on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr

Friday, July 24th, 2015

This is not a complete guide, but rather a short note on how I did it.

1. Installing OpenKM

Step #1.1: Of course I did it in LXC container:

Step #1.2: Install Java first:

Step #1.3: Install OpenKM second:

Step #1.4: Start the daemon:

Start it at boot too:

Step #1.5: Visit your fresh OpenKM installation at the following location:

Default username: okmAdmin
Defualt password: admin
And this is it!

2. Adding OCR support

Step #2.1: Install Tessaract software:

Step #2.2: Configure OpenKM to use Tessaract as ORC engine:

Step #2.3: Restart OpenKM:

Resources used:

etcd-conductor: orchestrate your etcd cluster deployment and management

Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

This is a brief guide to a tool called etcd-conductor, which can be used to install, deploy, bootstrap and manage a cluster of etcd nodes. The initial spark for its development came from a frustration that followed brief experiments to manage etcd cluster with Puppet. It was cumbersome. And slow. And impossible to do elegantly. Did I say already it was slow? Controlled rolling restart when reconfiguring whole cluster? Yeah right.