SELinux, Apache and Drupal

Submitted by roo on Wed, 01/03/2018 - 12:34

This wiki  is a good intro to SELinux. This gives just about enough info to troubleshoot apache/drupal/selinux.

A fuller understanding can be gained here: This starts with the basics - recommended!

The selinux policy for apache is documented here:

Set up SSO for two Drupal sites using SAML and one Drupal site as the IdP

Submitted by roo on Mon, 11/27/2017 - 16:33
Single sign-on amongst Drupal sites can be achieved in a variety of manners, but if the User ID is required to be common, SAML provides a means of doing this, using an existing database of Drupal users as the primary source of user data. Documentation on configuring this is scarce, so here's my contribution.

Install Drupal 8 using Composer

Submitted by roo on Mon, 11/07/2016 - 09:19

The simplest way to install Drupal 8 initially is, at first glance, to simply download the tarball and decompress it.

In the long-run though, it's better to use Composer package-manager at the outset, as it's almost certain you will need it in the future anyway. It's pretty simple to do once you know the steps.

Firstly you need to install the composer.

Installing Libreplan on Fedora23 with MySql

Submitted by roo on Tue, 05/03/2016 - 12:09

Libreplan is an "open source web application for project planning, monitoring and control".

It's a webapp utilising Apache Tomcat as the application server. The distribution is thus a war file.

Installations usually use postgresql.

Having already an installed instance of MySql, I wanted to use this.

Basic instructions from were followed.