Turbosoft
Java JavaScript CSS
Switch branches/tags
Nothing to show
Clone or download
Fetching latest commit…
Cannot retrieve the latest commit at this time.
Permalink
Failed to load latest commit information.
core
ontology
portal
reasoner
.gitignore
LICENSE
README.md
pom.xml

README.md

The Turbosoft portal provides access to Geosoft's Turbosoft system (http://www.geosoft-earthcube.org/) by allowing you to browse, and add models to the repository.

Demo here: http://www.geosoft-earthcube.org/turbosoft-portal/

Installation

Requirements

  1. Java JDK 1.6+ (http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html)
  2. Maven 2/3 (http://maven.apache.org/)
  3. Tomcat 6+ (http://tomcat.apache.org/)

Installation

  1. $ mvn clean install

    • This will create a turbosoft-portal-[version].war file in portal/target
  2. Move the war file to a Servlet container (Tomcat)

    • $ mv /path/to/turbosoft-portal-.war /path/to/tomcat/webapps/turbosoft-portal.war
  3. Setup users in /path/to/tomcat/conf/tomcat-users.xml

    • Turbosoft users need to have the "TurbosoftUser" role
  4. Start tomcat

    • $ /path/to/tomcat/bin/startup.sh
  5. Login to http://[your-server-name]:8080/turbosoft-portal

  6. After first Login, go to $HOME/.turbosoft directory and open portal.properties

    • Check that the server name is set correctly
    • (Optional) Change any other settings if needed

Use Cases

  1. I just finished my thesis, where do I put my software so it does not get lost?
  2. I am looking for a model for reaeration, how do I find one?
  3. I have my code on GitHub, what else do I need to do to help people find and use it?
  4. I found code for a model, does it work as advertised? Is it the best model/code I can use?
  5. I found code for a model, how do people usually visualize the results? Is there any software out there to put the data in the format the model uses?
  6. How do I track who uses my code? How do I get credit for this code?
  7. I found a model, how do I find data for the model to complement the data I have?
  8. I am writing a paper, how do I document my experiments, make it reproducible, etc
  9. My organization would like to have an inventory of its geosciences software
  10. I run a data center, what models/communities use my data