[LINK] New Version of LibLiveCD - DSpace, Koha & Drupal

SANDEEP BHAVSAR sandeep.bhavsar at gmail.com
Mon Nov 12 18:21:36 AEDT 2012

Dear all,
We are happy to inform about the new release of LibLiveCD version 1.3. This
version of CDROM is made available  on
http://sourceforge.net/ projects/liblivecd/files/

The current version of LibLiveCD contains LUbuntu 12.04 LTS, DSpace-1.8.2,
Koha-3.8.6 & Drupal-7.16. All these three software are pre-configured and
pre-installed on a livecd. The total size of the LibLiveCD is 696 MB.
Drupal Content Management Open Source Software is added considering the
requirements of libraries to create their library websites with dynamic

Along with DSpace, Koha & Drupal the CD also contains following server
related software preinstalled and
pre configured such as :Apache2 Web Server, OpenSSH Server, VSFTP Server,
MySQL Server, PostGreSQL Server, Dovecot/Exim4 Mail Server, SquirrelMail
Web Mail Client and Minimum desktop environment.

To input multilingual data in DSpace/Koha, IBUS input method is also
installed on the CD. Teamviewer 7 is pre installed to share desktop,
Abiword for editing/reading word documents, gnumeric for using spread
sheets, vim/medit/gedit for text editing and epdfview for reading PDF files.
Openoffice/Libreoffice and multimedia related softwaer are excluded from
the CD and these can easily be installed by running “System Tools-Synaptic
Package Manager”. If the synaptic “reload” does not work try chaning
repositories links to http://archives.ubuntu.com/
ubuntu<http://archives.ubuntu.com/ubuntu> instead
of http://in.archives.ubuntu.com/ ubuntu<http://in.archives.ubuntu.com/ubuntu>
 and then search and install any other application.

LUbuntu operating system (Lightweight Operating System) is chosen
considering requirements from libraries where libraries have low
configuration desktops in their libraries but still wish to initiate
their library web sites, complete library automation as well as wish
to create digital libraries.
Please follow proper installation steps to install livecd if you wish
to have dual boot i.e. windows as well as linux installation on your
machines. If you are installing livecd on a machine which is running
under proxy and if you are unable to browse Internet then on every
boot you will have to manually set current date and time.

To set current date and time manually run the following command on
every boot to set systems current
date and time.
root at localhost:date -s "09 NOV 2012 03:35:00"
We would greatly appreciate your valuable feedback.
Please write to  dlrg at drtc.isibang.ac.in ; ard at drtc.isibang.ac.in ;
sunitabarve at gmail.com for any


With regards,
Sunita Barve, Ph. D.
Senior Technical Officer
National Chemical Laboratory
Dr, Homi Bhaba Road
Pune 411008, INDIA
Email :sunitabarve at gmail.com ; sa.barve at ncl.res.in

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