Further Configuraton

Once the LiveDVD is installed on to your hard disk, you may further modify the configuration

Modify the web page

The web page /var/www/index.html uses everywhere localhost as the host name. This works fine on the same system. However, if you wish access the web page either from Intranet or Internet, you have to replace every occurence of localhost with the actual host name or IP address.

NOTE: On the LiveDVD exim4+courier+squirrel mail are pre-installed. However, to reconfigure the mail server
Press Alt+F2 and enter: sudo dpkg-reconfigure exim4-config
Fill the information in the screen that appear


For extensive customization of the configuration go to /home/dspace/config/dspace.cfg. All the parameters are provided with help information in this file.
If you wish to use your organizations e-mail server change the parameter "mail.server".
Whenever you modify dspace.cfg file, do not forget to Stop and Start Tomcat.
Your organization may have firewalls, talk to your system administration to ensure mails are sent from your system.

DSpace Documentation

For more information go to DSpace site


On the LiveDVD only the basic configuration is setup. Once you login as kohaadmin, the web pages will direct you to configure Koha LMS. LiveDVD is configured with Zebra, a Z39.50 software. Make sure you enabled zebra, if you wish to download MARC records form sites like Library of Congress.

For more information go to Koha Documentation

For Drupal Documentation go to Drupal Documentation