How to setup bugzilla
This article describes how to set up bugzilla on SUSE 9.2 with apache2.
- have the following packages installed:
tar xvfz bugzilla-2.18rc2.tar.gz cd bugzilla-2.18rc2 ./checksetup.pl
scorpio:~/bugzilla-2.18rc3 # mysql_secure_installation NOTE: RUNNING ALL PARTS OF THIS SCRIPT IS RECOMMENDED FOR ALL MySQL SERVERS IN PRODUCTION USE! PLEASE READ EACH STEP CAREFULLY! In order to log into MySQL to secure it, we'll need the current password for the root user. If you've just installed MySQL, and you haven't set the root password yet, the password will be blank, so you should just press enter here. Enter current password for root (enter for none): OK, successfully used password, moving on... Setting the root password ensures that nobody can log into the MySQL root user without the proper authorisation. Set root password? [Y/n] Y New password: Re-enter new password: Password updated successfully! Reloading privilege tables.. ... Success! By default, a MySQL installation has an anonymous user, allowing anyone to log into MySQL without having to have a user account created for them. This is intended only for testing, and to make the installation go a bit smoother. You should remove them before moving into a production environment. Remove anonymous users? [Y/n] Y ... Success! Normally, root should only be allowed to connect from 'localhost'. This ensures that someone cannot guess at the root password from the network. Disallow root login remotely? [Y/n] Y ... Success! By default, MySQL comes with a database named 'test' that anyone can access. This is also intended only for testing, and should be removed before moving into a production environment. Remove test database and access to it? [Y/n] Y - Dropping test database... ... Success! - Removing privileges on test database... ... Success! Reloading the privilege tables will ensure that all changes made so far will take effect immediately. Reload privilege tables now? [Y/n] Y ... Success! Cleaning up... All done! If you've completed all of the above steps, your MySQL installation should now be secure. Thanks for using MySQL! scorpio:~/bugzilla-2.18rc3 #
scorpio:~/bugzilla-2.18rc3 # mysql --password=P3 Welcome to the MySQL monitor. Commands end with ; or g. Your MySQL connection id is 21 to server version: 4.0.21-Max Type 'help;' or 'h' for help. Type 'c' to clear the buffer. mysql> GRANT ALL PRIVILEGES ON bugs.* TO bugs@localhost IDENTIFIED BY 'P6'; Query OK, 0 rows affected (0.00 sec) mysql> FLUSH PRIVILEGES; Query OK, 0 rows affected (0.04 sec) mysql> exit Bye scorpio:~/bugzilla-2.18rc3 #
perl -MCPAN -e shell
type RETURN 25 times, reply to the question of that program
cpan shell -- CPAN exploration and modules installation (v1.7601) ReadLine support enabled cpan> install Bundle::CPAN CPAN: Storable loaded ok LWP not available Fetching with Net::FTP: ftp://ftp.uni-erlangen.de/pub/source/CPAN/authors/01mailrc.txt.gz
./checksetup.pl Looks like we don't have an administrator set up yet. Either this is your first time using Bugzilla, or your administrator's privileges might have accidently been deleted. Enter the e-mail address of the administrator: firstname.lastname@example.org You entered 'email@example.com'. Is this correct? [Y/n] Y Enter the real name of the administrator: Tim Thaler Enter a password for the administrator account: Please retype the password to verify: 'firstname.lastname@example.org' is now set up as an administrator account. scorpio:~/bugzilla-2.18rc3 #
chgrp www /srv/www/htdocs/bugzilla chmod g+x /srv/www/htdocs/bugzilla
Configure your bugzilla
- log in
- click onto Parameters
- set Maintainer, urlbase (e.g. www.mysite.de/bugzilla), createemailregexp, requirelogin.
- click onto submit
crontab -e, insert 5 0 * * * cd /srv/www/htdocs/bugzilla ; ./collectstats.pl
- sendmail -t email@example.com
- postqueue -f
- cat /etc/postfix/main.cf|grep recipient_restriction
- have your own name in /etc/postfix/main.cf, then it looks like
scorpio:/etc # mailq -Queue ID- --Size-- ----Arrival Time---- -Sender/Recipient------- B66CD5497* 271 Sat Jan 15 23:45:03 firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com -- 0 Kbytes in 1 Request. scorpio:/etc #
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