[OPEN-ILS-GENERAL] Setting up Branches
don.mcmorris at gmail.com
Tue Jul 31 21:45:31 EDT 2007
Turns out I don't have the VMWare image put in place yet (recently
re-did my computer and lost it). Until I get the image downloaded
again, I would suggest checking the Apache logs. Depending on how it
was actually installed, it may be /var/log/apache2/error_log or
On 7/31/07, John van Rassel <jvanrassel at innisfil.ca> wrote:
> Ok...I looked at the /etc/apache2/httpd.conf file, and found this:
> <Directory "/var/www/localhost/cgi-bin/">
> AllowOverride None
> Options None
> Order allow,deny
> Allow from all
> This seems to me like it would allowing from all IP's. I don't really
> know what to do. I might be looking at the wrong place, or something
> else, so I am open to ideas
> -----Original Message-----
> From: open-ils-general-bounces at list.georgialibraries.org
> [mailto:open-ils-general-bounces at list.georgialibraries.org] On Behalf Of
> Don McMorris
> Sent: Tuesday, July 31, 2007 3:15 PM
> To: open-ils-general at list.georgialibraries.org
> Subject: Re: [OPEN-ILS-GENERAL] Setting up Branches
> Hi John:
> The installation calls to lock the /cgi-bin/ folder to prevent a
> malicious user from re-bootstrapping the system. To modify or remove
> this lock, you will need to edit the apache configuration. I don't
> have the image here in front of me, but I believe it's in the actual
> apache configuration which is probably located in
> /etc/httpd/apache2/conf/ (or similar). I forget exactly how the
> VMWare image is configured (and it's not here where I am), so if you
> get stuck I'll take a look when I get home (or Dan will come to the
> rescue again ;)).
> What you'd be looking for is something in one of the Apache configs
> along the line of:
> <Directory /cgi-bin>
> Order deny,allow
> deny from all
> allow from [space-delimited list of IP addresses].
> This is all from memory, so it may not be exact.. but hopefully it'll
> get you started.
> Good luck!
> On 7/31/07, John van Rassel <jvanrassel at innisfil.ca> wrote:
> > I tried this, but now I get a 403 error. It says You don't have
> > permission to access /cgi-bin/config.cgi on this server.
> > Does anyone know what I may be doing wrong?
> > Thanks
> > John
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: open-ils-general-bounces at list.georgialibraries.org
> > [mailto:open-ils-general-bounces at list.georgialibraries.org] On Behalf
> > Dan Scott
> > Sent: Monday, July 30, 2007 11:00 AM
> > To: open-ils-general at list.georgialibraries.org
> > Subject: Re: [OPEN-ILS-GENERAL] Setting up Branches
> > On 30/07/07, John van Rassel <jvanrassel at innisfil.ca> wrote:
> > >
> > > Is there any sort of utility for setting up different branches in
> > Evergreen?
> > There sure is - in fact, there are two.
> > > Right now, I am using the Gentoo image(thanks to Dan), but now I
> > to get
> > > rid of the sample branches, and put our own in
> > Try opening http://192.168.1.128/cgi-bin/config.cgi in a Web browser
> > (replacing 192.168.1.128 with whatever IP address your VMWare image
> > acquired); you'll be able to drill down through the org_unit hierarchy
> > and change names, etc, at will.
> > > I was just hoping someone could let me know the best way to do this
> > There will be an even better way soon; a complete administration
> > interface built on Django is in the works. In fact, the base code for
> > it is in the VMWare image; I just haven't enabled it yet. I hope to
> > have it running for the 1.2.0-final image, even if it's still under
> > development, because it looks so darn cool.
> > --
> > Dan Scott
> > Laurentian University
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