[triangle-zpug] getting Plone up & running on Ubuntu

Warren Myers volcimaster at gmail.com
Tue Aug 21 18:40:32 UTC 2007


Ok - I just went through the same proc you did, and am having issues, so
I'll go hit up the Plone support site.

thanks
WMM

On 8/21/07, Chris Calloway <cbc at unc.edu> wrote:
>
> Warren Myers wrote:
> > *Resource not found*
>
> OK, this says that Zope is running and didn't find a resource called
> "Plone."
>
> Log into http://zope.server:8080/manage and see if you have a plone site
> in the root of your Zope called "Plone." You could create one if you
> don't.
>
> I assume zope.server in your examples means "127.0.0.1" or "localhost."
>
> If by "vanilla rebuild" of Plone 2.5.3, you mean the unified installer at:
>
> http://downloads.sourceforge.net/plone/Plone-2.5.3-UnifiedInstaller.tgz
>
> I just downloaded it, expanded it, and ran "sudo ./install.sh" from a
> terminal in the expanded folder as per the readme.txt in an up to date
> instance of Ubuntu Feisty. It ran for a few minutes compiling away. When
> it was done, I ran "sudo /opt/Plone-2.5.3/zeocluster/bin/startcluster"
> from the same terminal as per the instructions at the end of the
> installer run. I fired up Firefox and looked at:
>
> http://localhost:8080
>
> and saw Zope. So, next I went to:
>
> http://localhost:8080/manage
>
> I got an authentication dialog. I entered the userid and password
> provided at the end of the installer run. You can also find it in:
>
> /opt/Plone-2.5.3/adminPassword.txt
>
> after you run the installer as per the instructions in readme.txt.
>
> I looked in the Zope root there with the management screen and saw no
> Plone site. So I added one. This is the usual case with Zope and Plone.
> I think the installer may claim somewhere that it adds a Plone site
> instance in your Zope root. But I have seen that not be the case before
> with Ubuntu. No matter, it is business as usual to add a Plone Site into
> Zope if you want one.
>
> So I looked over in that drop down with "Add" button in the Zope
> management interface. I selected "Plone Site" and clicked "Add." I came
> up to the "Add Plone Site" management screen. I filled in the following:
>
> Id: myplone
> Title: My Plone Site
> Description: This is my Plone Site to help Warren.
> Base Profile: Plone Site
> Extension Profiles: (don't select anything here)
>
> Then I clicked on "Add Plone Site" at the bottom of that screen. It
> thought about what I typed for a few seconds (actually, it's creating a
> bunch of stuff during those few seconds). Then it returned me to the
> Zope management interface. I saw a Plone Site called "myplone" in my
> Zope root. Yay!
>
> So I went and visited:
>
> http://localhost:8080/myplone
>
> And wowee, there's my plone site. Thanks, Steve McMahon! (Steve
> maintains the installer and came to TriZPUG's wonderful Camp 5 last
> March.)
>
> Beyond that, you may want to avail yourself of these resources:
>
> http://plone.org/support/chat
> http://lists.plone.org/mailman/listinfo/setup
> http://www.nabble.com/Installation%2C-Setup%2C-Upgrades-f15482.html
> http://www.nabble.com/mailing_list/MailingListOptions.jtp?forum=15482
>
> --
> Sincerely,
>
> Chris Calloway
> http://www.seacoos.org
> office: 332 Chapman Hall   phone: (919) 962-4323
> mail: Campus Box #3300, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599
>
>
>
>


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-- 
http://warrenmyers.com
"God may not play dice with the universe, but something strange is going on
with the prime numbers." --Paul Erdős
"It's not possible. We are the type of people who have everything in our
favor going against us." --Ben Jarhvi, Short Circuit 2
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