Redmine plugin to upload your documents to dropbox
Latest commit 50b2ba7 Apr 1, 2013 @zuinqstudio Update README.rdoc


= Dropbox Plugin

This plugin allows to storage proyect files on your Dropbox account.


  • Dropbox plugin only works with Redmine 1.x

Installing the plugin

Getting started with the Dropbox Plugin:

  1. Make sure you have rake and rubygems installed on your system.

1b. Some of the gems below may need to be compiled locally, so make sure you     have any necessary source code around as well.     e.g. 'apt-get install ruby1.x-dev libxml2-dev libxslt1-dev' on ubuntu

  1. Install oauth from rubygems (gem install oauth)

  2. Install multipart-post from rubygems

  3. Install json from rubygems

  4. Install mechanize from rubygems

  5. Install shoulda from rubygems

  • Unzip the plugin in your redmine/vendor/plugins/ folder.

  • Migrate database with rake db:migrate_plugin NAME=redmine-dropbox

  • Once the plugin is installed, you must open the plugin configuration in Admin->Plugins_Configuration, and enter your Dropbox base Redmine documents path and authorize Dropbox

  • Enjoy!

Uninstalling the plugin

  • First off, be sure you want to get rid of Dropbox Plugin on your Redmine.

  • Undo the database migration by typing rake db:migrate:plugin NAME=redmine_drop_box VERSION=0

  • Remove redmine_drop_box from your redmine/vendor/plugins folder.


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