[ckan-discuss] Installing CKAN under url?

Rufus Pollock rufus.pollock at okfn.org
Fri Dec 10 17:42:22 GMT 2010

Hi Patipat,

Just to follow up, this issue has now been fixed and ticket
<http://ckan.org/ticket/836> is closed so you should be able to
install under a suburl (if you install off head). If you do try this
out please let me know how it went (it worked on my machine!).


On 30 November 2010 15:57, Rufus Pollock <rufus.pollock at okfn.org> wrote:
> On 28 November 2010 11:08, Patipat Susumpow <kengggg at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I'm trying to setup CKAN for Open Data Thailand Initiative at
>> http://opendata.in.th/ckan (it's inaccessible now). I've follow the
>> 'Production Deployment' steps
>> (http://knowledgeforge.net/ckan/doc/ckan/deployment.html) and can get CKAN
>> instance run perfectly at http://opendata.in.th
>> I've changed my /etc/apache2/sites-available/opendata.in.th.ini as highligh
>> to push CKAN instance accessible from http://opendata.in.th/ckan instead of
>> http://opendata.in.th which I wish to put Drupal as a frontend.
>>> <VirtualHost *:80>
>>>     ServerName opendata.in.th
>>>     ServerAlias opendata.in.th
>>>     WSGIScriptAlias /ckan
>>> /home/keng/var/srvc/opendata.in.th/pyenv/bin/opendata.in.th.py
>>>     # pass authorization info on (needed for rest api)
>>>     WSGIPassAuthorization On
>>>     ErrorLog /var/log/apache2/opendata.in.th.error.log
>>>     CustomLog /var/log/apache2/opendata.in.th.custom.log combined
>>> </VirtualHost>
>> After I've done this, I've lost all stylesheets/scripts/images references,
>> due to those directory are refered as an absolute pate, for example the main
>> logo reference is
>> <img style="display: inline;" title="Open Data Thailand Logo" alt="Open Data
>> Thailand Logo" src="/images/ckan_logo_fullname_long.png">
>> I'm wondering is there any way to install CKAN under sub url?
> To follow up Friedrich's comments ...
> You should be able to install CKAN at a suburl and I've created a
> ticket to this effect: <http://ckan.org/ticket/836>
> As I understand it the majority of the sites and links work it is just
> that there are some hard-coded links e.g. for this logo -- or are
> there other, more fundamental problems (in general a pylons wsgi app
> will take account of its url mount point in generating urls ...)
> Rufus

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