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GForge Administration (3 days)

This GForge training is geared towards administrators who will be installing, upgrading, managing, and performing backup and recovery operations on the GForge Collaborative Development Environment.

GForge Administration Course Calendar (3 days)

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1 Includes airfare from anywhere in the continental United States and some parts of Canada as well as accommodation and shuttle services.
2 Include course and course materials only.
3 Requires a broadband internet connection and microphone. Note that Virtual LIVE courses are led by an instructor, and as such start and end in local time (based on the course location), this my differ from your time zone.
For government and education pricing, please contact us.

Recommended Pre-requisites

Prior to attending this course, students should:
  • Be fluent in the Linux operating system, including understanding how to navigate directories, copy files, edit files, and create and restore archive files.

Course Outline/Agenda

This GForge Administration training covers the following topics:
  • Installing the PostgreSQL server.
  • Managing basic database access control
  • Understanding GForge PostgreSQL tables
  • Installing the GForge source code
  • Installing & Managing a Source Code Management (SCM) system
  • Installing the GForge schema
  • Installing & configuring Mailman (mailing list manager) integration
  • Customizing GForge for your organization
  • Choosing a selecting a GForge theme
  • Configuring LDAP integration
  • Creating site administrators via SQL
  • Performing backup and recovery operations
    • PostgreSQL Point-In-Time-Recovery backups
    • Performing PostgreSQL database dumps
    • Backing up source code repositories
    • Understanding the GForge file system layout
    • Archiving GForge mailing lists
  • Understanding GForge CRON Jobs
    • Overview of GForge CRON jobs
    • Configuring CRON for GForge
  • GForge performance tips & tricks
  • Troubleshooting GForge issues

Class Size

This class is limited to a maximum of 12 students.

On-Site Delivery

This course is available for on-site delivery for groups of 3 or more students.

OTG offers discounted training for on-site courses of more than 3 students - call us at 877-258-8987 (or submit the form on the upper right side of this page) for more information.

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