Easy way hot to install/upgrade Redmine, EasyRedmine or EasyProject.
Please do not run installer on background. It may happen that process will be paused by some event. For example database may require enter password during backuping database.
Add this line to your application's Gemfile:
And then execute:
Or install it yourself as:
$ gem install redmine-installer
To display global documentation for installer.
You can also check more detailed documentation for each command.
redmine help [COMMAND]
Create new project on empty directory. All argument are optional. Directory should be empty because installer delete all content for ensuring correct installation. If directory does not exist, current user must have privileges to create it.
redmine help install redmine install [PACKAGE PATH or URL] [REDMINE_ROOT] [options]
--bundle-options OPTIONS Options for bundle install --silent Less verbose installation
Install Redmine. Installer will ask for every required parameters.
Install Redmine from internet
redmine install https://server.tld/REDMINE_PACKAGE.zip /srv/redmine
Install Redmine from redmine.zip package into /srv/redmine folder.
redmine install redmine.zip /srv/redmine
Install Redmine without rmgaick dependencies.
redmine install redmine.zip /srv/redmine --bundle-options "--without rmagick"
Upgrade existing project with new package. Full and correct upgrading is ensured by these steps:
- project is build on temporary directory
- previous root is deleted
- projects is moved to target location
Since current root is deleted you should use option
--keep if you want preserved some files.
redmine help upgrade redmine upgrade [PACKAGE PATH or URL] [REDMINE_ROOT] [options]
--bundle-options OPTIONS Options for bundle install --silent Less verbose upgrading --profile PROFILE_ID Using saved profile --keep PATH(s) Keep selected files or directories
Upgrade Redmine located on /srv/redmine with package redmine2.zip
redmine upgrade redmine2.zip /srv/redmine
Upgrade Redmine from internet
redmine upgrade https://server.tld/REDMINE_PACKAGE.zip /srv/redmine
Upgrade Redmine and keep directory.
redmine upgrade redmine2.zip /srv/redmine --keep directory_i_want_keep
Once you've saved profile you can use previouse "answer" again.
redmine upgrade redmine2.zip /srv/redmine --profile 1
Backup existing project. You can backup full redmine with database or just database.
redmine help backup redmine backup [REDMINE_ROOT]
Backup project located in /srv/redmine
redmine upgrade /srv/redmine
Restore database dump to redmine.
redmine help restore-db redmine restore-db DATABASE_DUMP [REDMINE_ROOT] [options]
Restore database db.dump for redmine in /srv/redmine
redmine restore-db db.dump /srv/redmine