This wiki page relates to the system build and maintenance of: http://scholar.sun.ac.za
This procedure documents the installation of DSpace version 1.8.2 on a prepared Ubuntu 10.04 LTS server. The preparation as mentioned in the requirements below is mandatory for the installation of DSpace.
- Print this page and manually tick off the steps as you complete them.
For those using the pdf guide, please type the following link into your browser address bar to do the DSpace installation online using the wiki.
- It is essential that you have first completed the preparation of Ubuntu for the installation of DSpace. If you have not, please do so now.
- This procedure assumes that your server is open on the campus firewall.
- This is needed to download java packages from various websites during the build of the DSpace web application.
Well done with the DSpace installation. Now you can pat yourself on the back for a job well done!!