Mapbender at AdhocVM

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additional Software on AdhocVM

  • Mapbender
  • PostgreSQL/PostGIS
  • svn
  • gettext

Services on the AdhocVM


  • every Mapbender version is presented on this server
    • if you need root access to the demo mapbender ask the participants (see above)
  • the home for the Mapbender packages is: /osgeo/mapbender/
  • the update of the mapbender version is done by svn
  • we offer a portal function so user can login and try the applications
  • as adminstrative database we use PostgreSQl/PostGIS


  • we added an ALIAS for each Mapbender versions:

How to setup the current mapbender version

Mapbender Database

  • use the
  • take the last version as template (check the guis first - everything still allright?)
  • (postgis_template)

directory and svn checkout

cd /osgeo/mapbender
sudo bash
mkdir mapbender_2.6
svn co /osgeo/mapbender/mapbender_2.6/

-- for update use: svn up /osgeo/mapbender/mapbender_2.6/
?? www-data ?? chown apache /var/www/html/mapbender/mapbender_2.5/log
?? www-data ?? chown apache /var/www/html/mapbender/mapbender_2.5/http/tmp


  • /etc/apache2/sites_available/mapbender.adhocvm.osgeo.conf

create the symbolic link current_release with ln -s ...

  • drop current symbolic link
rm /osgeo/mapbender/current_release
  • create it again with path to actual mapbender version
ln -s /osgeo/mapbender/mapbender/mapbender_2.5 /osgeo/mapbender/current_release

create new link in html start page index.html

vim /osgeo/mapbender/index.html