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Re: [alpine-devel] Redmine

From: Carlo Landmeter <clandmeter_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 6 Dec 2012 21:48:44 +0100

Please check
http://wiki.alpinelinux.org/wiki/Redmine#Installing_Redmine_2.1.2

I have moved init scripts to unicorn and added a default config to it. It
should be much easier to get it working.
Please let me know if it works.

On Wed, Dec 5, 2012 at 12:44 PM, Carlo Landmeter <clandmeter_at_gmail.com>wrote:

>
>
> On Tue, Dec 4, 2012 at 6:44 PM, Jeremy Thomerson <
> jeremy_at_thomersonfamily.com> wrote:
>
>>
>> On Tue, Dec 4, 2012 at 3:11 AM, Carlo Landmeter <clandmeter_at_gmail.com>wrote:
>>
>>
>>> ncopa has tried to get it working with lighttpd but failed because
>>> fastcgi seems to be broken. We looked at alternatives and the
>>> most interesting was unicorn (github is also using it). That's why Redmine
>>> apk is now based on unicorn instead of lighttpd. Can you list the issues to
>>> which you run into? With that info we can extend the wiki from a user
>>> perspective (sometimes I take things for granted which I should not).
>>>
>>
>> I have lighty running fastcgi for PHP. I tried adding config to get it
>> running for Redmine (ruby) but it kept crashing. Maybe that's the same
>> thing you experienced.
>>
>
> Fastcgi itself is not broken, but ruby-fastcgi is, although i didn't try
> it myself.
>
>
>> Most of the issues I ran into are what you describe below - the
>> dependency nightmare. But I was able to install ruby-bundle and "bundle
>> install" worked to get things going where I could run Redmine with the
>> built-in server. However, I could not get the ruby-fcgi dependency (added
>> by APK) recognized. And adding fcgi as a dependency in the Gemfile broke
>> things (bundler wouldn't install it because of missing header files - I
>> think - but even when I "apk add ruby-dev" it still complained).
>>
>
> You need alpine-sdk and needed depends to build those ruby packages. Thats
> one of the reasons we want those packages inside aports. apk add redmine
> should be enough to get things going. After that you need to configure the
> webserver of use. Although we choose for unicorn, there are other
> alternatives which should work, aslong its not fcgi related.
> I will see what is missing to make redmine install by only using apk, but
> configuring the website is not part of this.
>
>>
>>
>>>
>>>
>>>>
>>>> So, I was hoping the redmine package would "just work", or have a good
>>>> documented way of working. Just curious if it was something you had
>>>> working somewhere.
>>>
>>>
>>> Making Redmine "Just work" would be best, but the way they
>>> handle dependencies now has changed, they are now using bundle which seems
>>> the de-facto way of handling ruby dependencies now.
>>> I have put all Redmine ruby dependencies into aports so we can install
>>> them automatically, but because we do not use bundle Redmine keeps
>>> complaining about dependencies so currently we have to run it manually. I
>>> contacted a Redmine developer and he strongly advised me to keep using
>>> bundle. Running bundle for instance from post-install will update ruby
>>> dependencies automatically which is what we want to prevent (apk should
>>> handle deps). I didn't find time yet to look into bundle/Redmine, if
>>> somebody knows how we can hack Redmine so it accepts the dependencies
>>> installed by apk that would be great.
>>>
>>>
>> Sorry - I'm not a Ruby guy at all. I won't be much help here.
>>
>> Thanks!
>>
>>
>



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