From:  "paul@appcoast.com" <paul@appcoast.com>
Date:  06 May 2010 23:54:42 Hong Kong Time
Newsgroup:  news.mozilla.org/mozilla.drumbeat.website
Subject:  

Re: Sample Database for Drumbeat.org

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Hi, Ned

Would you let me know what your difficulties are with setting up Drumbeat
on your local server (Ubuntu 9.10 / 10.0.4?) and i'll see if i can help ?

Best,
Paul Booker
Appcoast

On 06/05/10 16:45, Ned Schwartz wrote:
> Yeah that is a good idea - an image certainly would be a good option 
> given my experience.
>
> For now, I have abandoned trying to run the site locally. I bought a 
> license for CSSEdit which let's me preview the page running on 
> trellon's server while swapping a local sylesheet to edit and gives me 
> live previews of the css changes. This is working great for css, but I 
> will no doubt need to do some templating and javascript and I don't 
> think there will be any option there but to either get the site 
> running locally or resort to messy trial and error svn checkins.
>
> On Thu, May 6, 2010 at 10:42 AM, Paul Osman 
> > wrote:
>
>     Hi Ned,
>
>     I'm almost there, just having some issues with image caching now. I'm
>     installing it on Linux, specifically Ubuntu 10.04. There were a couple
>     of things I had to do differently, one because Ubuntu ships with apt
>     sources for PHP 5.3, which CiviCRM doesn't like, and the other to do
>     with file permissions -- the notes on the wiki suggest permission
>     modes that remove execute permissions from directories. I'll update
>     the wiki docs with a fix for that.
>
>     It's a lot of work, and the current situation certainly isn't
>     ideal. Once I've got everything working, I'd like to explore making it
>     easier... even if that means distributing a virtual image with
>     everything installed already. Ideas are welcome of course :-)
>
>     Cheers,
>     Paul
>
>     On Thu, May 06, 2010 at 10:29:53AM -0400, Ned Schwartz wrote:
>     > Paul O -
>     >
>     > sounds like you are in the process of getting the drumbeat site
>     running
>     > locally. I would love to hear how you fair with that. I was
>     never able to
>     > get it 100% running locally so if you succeed maybe we could
>     compare notes.
>     >
>     > What OS will you be installing on?
>     >
>     > On Thu, May 6, 2010 at 9:42 AM, Paul Osman
>     >wrote:
>     >
>     > > On Thu, May 06, 2010 at 09:19:34AM -0400, Matthew Thompson wrote:
>     > > > Thanks Paul! :)
>     > > >
>     > > > Paul O: Maybe Nathan Kinkade from CC could help with the
>     Civi side?
>     > > >
>     > >
>     > > Good call, I'll ping him about that today.
>     > >
>     > > Cheers,
>     > > Paul
>     > >
>     > > > On 2010-05-06, at 9:12 AM, paul@appcoast.com
>      wrote:
>     > > >
>     > > > > On 06/05/10 13:54, Matt Thompson wrote:
>     > > > >> Hey, Paul. Paul Booker created a kick-ass database
>     sanitization script
>     > > for us. Mike Haggerty at Trellon said they wanted to make some
>     tweaks to it,
>     > > but it hasn't been completed.
>     > > > >>
>     > > > >> Paul B, can you help make sure Paul O has access to your
>     script so he
>     > > can have a look? Can you remind me where it's posted?
>     > > > >>
>     > > > >
>     > > > > The script is under the Drumbeat wiki @
>     > > > >
>     > > > >
>     > > > >
>     > >
>     https://wiki.mozilla.org/Drumbeat/PaulBooker/An_example_santization_script_for_a_drupal_site_running_CiviCRM
>     > > > >
>     > > > > Some code needs to be added to make the database switch
>     between
>     > > > > Drupal & CiviCRM to completely automate the process of
>     santizing
>     > > > > the drumbeat databases.
>     > > > >
>     > > > > It also needs someone who is knowledgable in CiviCRM to
>     have a look
>     > > > > over the CiviCRM parts to be  sure that everthing is good. My
>     > > expectation
>     > > > > is that the script is complete with the exception of some
>     code to
>     > > handle
>     > > > > the database switching
>     > > > >
>     > > > > Best, Paul
>     > > > >
>     > > > >
>     > > > >> Also, Gerv: am I crazy or didn't Trellon point us to a
>     sample database
>     > > at one point? I can't seem to put my hands on it. Paul O:
>     pingers or
>     > > Campbell in IRC may be able to provide a link.
>     > > > >>
>     > > > >> Matt
>     > > > >>
>     > > > >>
>     > > > >> On 2010-05-06, at 5:02 AM, paul@appcoast.com
>      wrote:
>     > > > >>
>     > > > >>
>     > > > >>> Hi Paul,
>     > > > >>>
>     > > > >>> Please find replies inline ..
>     > > > >>>
>     > > > >>> On 05/05/10 21:43, Paul Osman wrote:
>     > > > >>>
>     > > > >>>> Hi Paul,
>     > > > >>>>
>     > > > >>>> I'm following the steps outlined in the wiki to get a
>     local copy of
>     > > > >>>> Drumbeat up and running on my development machine:
>     > > > >>>>
>     > > > >>>> https://wiki.mozilla.org/Drumbeat/Website/Install
>     > > > >>>>
>     > > > >>>> I noticed that getting a sample database is still a
>     todo item
>     > > > >>>> there. Do you know if there is a sample database available
>     > > somewhere?
>     > > > >>>>
>     > > > >>>>
>     > > > >>> Sorry, I don't know.
>     > > > >>>
>     > > > >>> Not sure how things are going here as i have not had any
>     > > communication
>     > > > >>> on the "Install" process for a couple of months.
>     > > > >>>
>     > > > >>> It's probably best to talk to Matt as he will now if my
>     sanitization
>     > > script
>     > > > >>> (see below) has been worked on further by Trellon
>     > > > >>>
>     > > > >>> The last conversation i had i think was with
>     Michael@Trellon who
>     > > asked if
>     > > > >>> i would hold on integrating my "install" notes (see
>     below) back into
>     > > the wiki
>     > > > >>> as they had completed some work w.r.t  creating profiles
>     which they
>     > > wanted
>     > > > >>> to introduce first.
>     > > > >>>
>     > > > >>>
>     > >
>     https://wiki.mozilla.org/Drumbeat/PaulBooker/An_example_santization_script_for_a_drupal_site_running_CiviCRM
>     > > > >>>
>     > > > >>>
>     > >
>     https://wiki.mozilla.org/Drumbeat/PaulBooker/How_to_set_up_Drumbeat_on_your_Ubuntu_desktop
>     > > > >>>
>     > > > >>> Best,
>     > > > >>> Paul Booker
>     > > > >>> Appcoast
>     > > > >>>
>     > > > >>>
>     > > > >>>> I can load up a copy of production data, but that just
>     doesn't seem
>     > > > >>>> ideal :)
>     > > > >>>>
>     > > > >>>> Cheers,
>     > > > >>>>
>     > > > >>>>
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>     > > > >
>     > > >
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