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Alfresco's SOLR using the wrong drive?

I just did a migration of Alfresco to a new server with a different drive layout. Instead of being on "C", it's now on "E". I changed the alfresco-global.properties references to point to E. ...
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Alfresco -changed IP now can't login

I had my server's IP address changed and now I can't login to Alfresco share or access server:8080/alfresco Nothing else has change apart from IP address and an exemption through a firewall. Ports ...
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Tomcat network access using windows login credential

I have the strange issue with tomcat. I am using alfresco 4.2 e which uses tomcat. My system is Windows 7 Enterprise 64 bit . Alfresco uses network location of our server filer to store the files. ...
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Alfresco installation - 4.2f “Could not find or load main class”

I've got a server that was running 4.2e. I heard about the 4.2f update, so I installed that (alongside, per the upgrade/validation instructions), but it fails to start at all. catalina configtest ...
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What's up with Alfresco failing due to mail errors?

Not sure how to troubleshoot this one as our Alfresco server suddenly decided it no longer wants to send mail (or let us do any operation that attempts to send mail, such as approving documents). I ...
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CIFS error -512 on a mount

So we have Alfresco running at work and I like to have our repository mounted via CIFS: mount /mnt/alfresco/ -v mount.cifs kernel mount options: ...
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Alfresco : Import FileSystem permissions w/ Bulk Filesystem Import Tool

I have Alfresco 4.2.c installed on a Windows Server 2012, linked, sync and SSO to a LDAP (working great). I'm trying to use BFI (https://code.google.com/p/alfresco-bulk-filesystem-import/) to import ...
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Alfresco “ Error creating bean with name 'dictionaryRepositoryBootstrap' ” when deploying alfresco.war

I'm trying to deploy Alfresco Community Edition 2.1 WAR file in Apache Tomcat 5.5.23. I'm running Tomcat in a Redhat Enterprise 6.4 x86_64 server and also using MySQL 5.0.67. I've almost followed the ...
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Shared file size limited to local drive size

I wish to use alfresco as a shared file system using Windows (XP, 7 & 8) Explorer. I can access the shared folder, and can modify files on it. I can mount the alfresco filesystem, and it mounts ...
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Unable to access Windows share

I've installed Alfresco 4.2.d under Ubuntu 12.04 LTS; Everything done fine except I can't access it from Windows share (Windows 7 32bit) although I got the link from Alfresco explorer which is: ...
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Alfresco with only MIT Kerberos: What authentication.chain?

I want Alfresco to authenticate users using SSO with MIT Kerberos. What authentication.chain should I use? I tried authentication.chain=kerberos1:kerberos without success. Based on this answer I ...
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Alfresco with Kerberos: Error creating bean with name globalAuthenticationFilter

I configured Alfresco 4.2.c to work with MIT Kerberos, following the documentation. Because the documentation is only for Active Directory, I adapted some part to Kerberos by reading the forum. Upon ...
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Alfresco authentication chain for (MIT) Kerberos only? (no LDAP, no AD)

The Alfresco documentation seems to consider only LDAP or Active Directory cases. In my case, all users are in MIT Kerberos, but I don't use LDAP nor Active Directory. What authentication chain ...
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Ldap query on single subOU for Alfresco

this is what my ldap looks like : red.lan Groups(OU) Computers(SubOU) Printers(SubOU) Users(SubOU) Some(OU) Users(OU) SomeOther(SubOU) So, i'm trying to ...
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Tuning Tomcat 7 on windows (for Alfresco)

I have installed Tomcat7 as a service on a windows server 64bit 2008 R2 to run Alfresco (4.2.c). I have 48G of ram. I have read Tomcat tuning tutorial with the JVM settings for memory. To edit the ...
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Alfresco: NoClassDefFoundError: java/nio/channels/SeekableByteChannel

Installed and ran Alfresco 4.2 with Java 6 on Linux, I get this error: NoClassDefFoundError: java/nio/channels/SeekableByteChannel How to fix this error?
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Alfresco: OutOfMemoryError: PermGen space

I installed Alfresco Community 4.2.0c (manual install) with these Tomcat settings in startup.sh: CATALINA_OPTS="-Xms512m -Xmx1024m -Xss1024k -XX:MaxPermSize=900m -XX:NewSize=512m -server ...
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How to set up Alfresco Share behind apache reverse proxy

I've been looking for how to do this properly through the Alfresco docs, and am not having any luck... How the heck do you set up Alfresco Share to work from behind an Apache reverse proxy? (I'm ...
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How to install alfresco on linux using puppet?

I want to install the Alfresco Linux binary file on Linux using Puppet but I am not sure how can I provide arguments while installing such as below: Do you want to install java?[y/n] Do you want to ...
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Alfresco couldn't start. Why?

I have alfresco on my VM. When I try to start alfresco I got an error "postgresql could not be started" such as following : /opt/alfresco/postgresql/scripts/ctl.sh : postgresql could not be started ...
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Is Alfresco's ldap.synchronization.userSearchBase LDAP query recursive?

In Alfresco, I want to specify that all users found under a particular DN should be considered as valid Alfresco users. Problem: My users are split in many different OU sub-levels. Will Alfresco be ...
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Commons-DBCP equivalents of Alfresco's db.pool.idle and db.pool.min?

Alfresco uses DBCP internally, and exposes DBCP parameters via its own parameter names. For instance, db.pool.initial in Alfresco actually refers to initialSize in DBCP. Most parameter equivalences ...
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Credentials can not be delegated - Alfresco Share

I've hit a brick wall configuring Alfresco 4.0.d on Redhat 6. I'm using Kerberos authentication, it seems to be working normally, and single sign on is working on the main alfresco app itself. I've ...
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alfresco, tomcat crashes on startup, no clues in the logs

I have installed an alfresco community edition 4.0 on a Win 2003 R2 with 3GB of RAM. I've used alfresco for some hours, i've created a user, uploaded some documents. But now, restarting it, tomcat ...
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How to restart an Alfresco subsystem? (Not restart the whole Alfresco)

An Alfresco manual contains this instruction: Restart the subsystem. I didn't even know it was possible to restart just a subsystem without restarting the whole Alfresco. How to do?
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Is it possible to automatically lock a file on Alfresco when editing via samba?

My question is pretty straightforward. Using OpenOffice or Microsoft Office, is it possible to automatically lock a file for edition on the Alfresco file system via Samba? For example, if a user ...
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Exchange routing change advice

I need some tips advice how to configure Exchange 2003 so that: Internal users users@domain.com send an email to any@servername All emails directed at @servername will be routed to another (local ...
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Is it possible to access Alfresco CIFS through Internet?

I know it's a security issue, but just by curiosity (I can't find a proper answer to that!), is it possible? I defined cifs.broadcast=255.255.255.255 in the Alfresco configuration, but whatever I ...
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Ideas for a technical hands-on exam [closed]

I need to come up with a technical hands-on exam for a new sysadmin position in our company as part of our recruitment process. I'm looking for ideas to make an interesting exam to both check the ...
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Migrating Laserfiche to Alfresco [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Laserfiche migration to Alfresco There has been some discussion of how to migrate a Laserfiche repository to Alfresco. Has anyone successfully done so, and what was your ...
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Laserfiche migration to Alfresco

I have been tasked with migrating a Laserfiche repository to Alfresco (Records Management module). The Laserfiche implementation is hugely underutilized - They've scanned in about 60Gb in the last ...
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Varnish (or Squid?) as an accellerator between Liferay and Alfresco

We have a Liferay installation for a corporate (internal) portal and we are using Alfresco as a back-end for the CMS part. Most Liferay pages include one or more portlet that query Alfresco to ...
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How can i get SSO for alfresco on windows-7 to work?

domain AD on windows 2008 R2, linux server alfresco 3.4c, windows-7 client. I'm trying to get automatically logged into alfresco from the windows-7 client. I've looked with wireshark to see what ...
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How can i get more user debug logging related to kerberos for alfresco?

I am running alfresco community edition 3.4c on a debian linux. I have problems getting the kerberos authentication in order. The biggest problem is that do not seem to have any sort of user logs. ...
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Converting an existing shared drive to Alfresco

DISCLAIMER: This is a cross post from superuser because after I posted on superuser I started to think it was sent to the wrong site. I hope that's ok. How do you best take an existing shared drive ...
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Read only Alfresco profile

I sync'ed Alfresco with AD via LDAP successfully but now I have read only profiles in Alfresco. How do I make those profiles editable?
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Nuxeo vs Alfresco Community Edition

Hi I am evaluating Nuxeo and Alfresco Community Edition as ECM. Have you got any experience with them to share? Any comparison?
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Where is a user guide for Alfresco?

Where is a user guide for Alfresco like exits for Nuxeo: Nuxeo Document Management: the User Guide
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Unable to understand why Alfresco doesn't start on Tomcat

I have a problem that I've been inspecting for a while now, googling and everything but could not begin to understand. I'm really not used to java, even less tomcat. So there it is. First, the setup. ...