From:  Ned Schwartz <ned@theinterned.net>
Date:  07 May 2010 03:24:30 Hong Kong Time
Newsgroup:  news.mozilla.org/mozilla.drumbeat.website
Subject:  

Re: Sample Database for Drumbeat.org

NNTP-Posting-Host:  63.245.208.166

Yeah - like I said - I am happy to continue working the way I have. I am
pretty productive as long as the work is just css. Down the road a local
install would start to help more.

Ned

On Thu, May 6, 2010 at 12:07 PM, Matthew Thompson
wrote:

> Just to let you know, we think installing Drumbeat locally will become WAY
> easier in the next couple weeks.
>
> * we're removing multi-site configuration. which should make it way less
> complex to install.
>
> * I know Paul Osman has a bunch of ideas to simplify the process as well,
> as he mentioned earlier.
>
> Right now we're laser-focused on getting the beta version of the site ready
> for May 15. But will put community development process back on front-burner
> after that.
>
> Matt
>
>
>
> On 2010-05-06, at 11:54 AM, paul@appcoast.com wrote:
>
>  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@Trellonwho
>> > > 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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>> > > > >>
>> > > > >
>> > > >
>> > >
>> > > --
>> > > Paul Osman
>> > > Senior Web Developer
>> > > Mozilla Foundation
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>>
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>> Mozilla Foundation
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