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Beta402 - DocHub

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Beta402 or DocHub is a website, written in django. It's main goal is to provide a space for students (for now form the ULB univeristy) to collaborate, help each other and distribute old exams and exercices.

There is a live instance of DocHub hosted by UrLab and the Cercle Informatique.




# Ubuntu
sudo apt-get install unoconv python3-dev nodejs ruby npm libtiff5-dev libjpeg62-turbo-dev zlib1g-dev libfreetype6-dev liblcms2-dev libwebp-dev tcl8.6-dev tk8.6-dev python-tk mupdf-tools
# Fedora
sudo dnf install unoconv python-devel nodejs ruby npm mupdf
# Arch linux
sudo pacman -S unoconv nodejs ruby python npm mupdf-tools


make install database
npm install


npm run dev

Then go http://localhost:8000/

There will already be 2 users in the database, both with test as a password:

  • $(USER) : your username on your machine
  • blabevue


Add another user to the db

./manage.py createuser


Run only fast tests (total time < 2 sec) : not testing actual file conversions

py.test -k "not slow"

Run all tests (~20 sec)


Contribute !

Come by #urlab on freenode or just fork this repo and send a patch !


Copyright 2012 - 2015, Cercle Informatique ASBL. All rights reserved.

This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU Affero General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This software was made by hast, C4, ititou and rom1 at UrLab (https://urlab.be): ULB's hackerspace

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