Savane Installation Guide

Irene Fernández Monsalve

Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU free Documentation License, Version 1.1 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the section "GNU Free Documentation License".


Table of Contents
I. Introduction
1. About this document
2. About Savane
What is Savane?
Brief history
II. Savane Installation
3. Structure of the savane application
The Frontend
The Backend
4. Software requirements
General
Frontend: Web server and database
Backend
5. Installation
Downloading and extracting the sources
Installing the package
6. Savane configuration
7. Additional configurations
Apache web server
Database
Mail transfer agent
Secure server with mod-ssl
External features: Mailman and CVS
III. Site Configuration
8. Bootstrapping the Site
9. How the site works
Site administration
User and group interaction with the backend
10. Group type configuration
General Options
Backend sub-systems
Frontend services
Project menu settings
11. Project approval
A. GNU Free Documentation License
PREAMBLE
APPLICABILITY AND DEFINITIONS
VERBATIM COPYING
COPYING IN QUANTITY
MODIFICATIONS
COMBINING DOCUMENTS
COLLECTIONS OF DOCUMENTS
AGGREGATION WITH INDEPENDENT WORKS
TRANSLATION
TERMINATION
FUTURE REVISIONS OF THIS LICENSE
ADDENDUM: How to use this License for your documents
List of Examples
3-1. Providing download area