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How can I change _XTRAS_LIST and keep it from being overridden?

I'm running BOA on Linode Server and here is the last line of my barracuda_log.txt file: Sun Jun 22 10:39:16 EDT 2014 / Ubuntu.lucid x86_64 XEN / Aegir BOA-2.2.6 / Barracuda BOA-2.2.6 / Nginx 1.7.2 / ...
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SSL setup on BOA 2.2.5

I am trying to use https for my website hosted using BOA 2.2.5, I am following this documentation: http://community.aegirproject.org/content/content/administrator/post-install-configuration/using-ssl ...
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Drupal Gardens like website

I actually would like to start a website in which users can register and each registered user will get a subdomain. Each subdomain will be a drupal installation. I can share the files between ...
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Location of data directories under AEgir on Debian

I've got an out-of-the-box AEgir installation (Apache2, MySQL) running on Debian on a VirtualBox machine. I'd like to move the site data directories off the virtual drive onto my host's drive and use ...
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Drupal multi-site Aegir caching strategy

We are migrating many sites from various content management systems onto a single Drupal/Aegir platform. We used to have a high density of sites on the same servers and Aegir definitely makes managing ...
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Aegir tasks not running, after accidentally upgrading drush

I have a BOA installation where I accidentally run the command drush self-update. This overrided the aegir-comparible drush with a newer version. When I realized the issue, two days later, I replaced ...
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BOA installation caching does not refresh

I have recently migrated an existing site into a fresh BOA platform. The problem I am facing is that the cache for the anonymous users is never cleaned, when new content is added. The anonymous user ...
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Setting up remote drush aliases for aegir

I have an aegir platform and I need to set up a drush alias file for all of the sites for our developers. I can't seem to figure out the best practice to do this. Normally we would set our 'remote-...
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What is the Aegir make_working_copy SCM option mean?

If one creates a platform and chooses to preserve the working copy, does this initiate a .git clone that the aegir user from CLI, could update and merge branches to? Create a new platform: ...
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How to import git commit from development to testing in Aegir

So, I have established Aegir to take care of my sites workflow. Now I made changes to my development site, used git to load the commit to development site. How do I import the latest commits to ...
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How do I add static html files to my Aegir install

I have Aegir install running on a rack space server. In addition to the Drupal sites I am running, I would also like to be able to create static websites and server them from the same server. What ...
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manage multiple sites with a single login

My client wants urls site1.com and site2.com that share the same codebase for everything but the theme. They want different node content on each site. They also want the ability to login to one ...
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Services Module - 500 Internal Server Error When Accessing REST URL

I created a services endpoint but any time I access the REST URL, e.g. http://www.mysite.com/endpoint I get a WSOD and the following in the firebug console: "NetworkError: 500 Internal Server Error" ...
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SEO: Does Google crawl Drupal sites in maintenance mode?

I'm using Aegir to clone copies of my site under a subdomain name ie test.mydomain.com. These copies are in maintenance mode to keep away spammers and prying eyes. I then use these copies to carry ...
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Using compass in Aegir limited shell (user o1.ftp)

I installed the latest BOA-stable and after it RVM with Compass and SASS. According to the changelogs of BOA-2.0.4, I should be able to use Compass commands: Fixes: Allow all standard compass/...
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Site install fails with Aegir

I've been using Aegir to install Atrium sites without a hitch. Users self register through Aegir to spawn their own open atrium sites. Today I noticed new atrium sites failed to install. A week ago ...
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How to let a user change their own username?

I can't seem to figure out how to let users change their own username. I'm running Aegir with about 10 Open Atrium sites. With permissions I've checked "change own username" for the master Aegir site, ...
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BOA Aegir Octopus, APC disabled: Module's php files seem to be cached, changes are not reflected. Why?

I installed BOA on a VPS and everything seems quite alright except the fact that when I change a module's php file, the changes are not reflected in the website. When I change something in drupal's ...
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Drush error during adding an install profile as platform

In Aegir, I add a platform with a buildfile: core = 7.x api = 2 projects[] = drupal projects[profiler_drupal_base][type] = "profile" projects[profiler_drupal_base][download][type] = "git" projects[...
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How do I add menu items within a .install file

I'm trying to build an intall profile that implements a number if features. I am running into some issues because although features allows me to require menus, it seems there is no way to also include ...
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What is the best-practice for managing Aegir sites in Git? [closed]

I know there is a million ways this could be done, I'm more looking for the "best-practice" of how this "should" be done. I have an Aegir setup with 4 different Drupal platforms. Within each platform ...
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In an Aegir platform how do I change what modules drush enables when a site is created

So far I have successfully in setting up Aegir and seting up a number of Platforms using makefiles. Now I want to tinker with one of the platform by adding a number of modules and tweaking some ...
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How do I install Commerce Kickstart as a Aegir installation profile

I have been trying to get the most recent version of Commerce Kickstart to install as a profile in Aegir, but I have had no luck. I found the following note on the Aegir project site, and this note in ...
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What is the correct ways to add themes to a profile within an Aegir install

I have Aegir installed with a two platforms. I'm interested in adding some additional themes/modules to the platform. Normally I might do this through Drush, but when I log into the server, I am ...
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How to troubleshoot subdomain issue on Aegir

I set up Aegir on a rackspace server. Everything works correctly. I then create a new site and set the url to testname.mydomain.com. After Aegir is don provisioning the site I go to the front page at ...
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How to create a custom Aegir Drupal interface

I'm interested in using Aegir to deploy Drupal websites. I'm wondering if there is a way to customize the user experience of setting up a new site, while still maintaining the Aegir mechanism. ...
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Aegir/OpenAtrium site crashing out of memory. Help?

Aegir/OpenAtrium site crashing out of memory. Help? I have a 768 Linode on a CentOS LAMP running Drupal Aegir with just 3 Open Atrium sites, and about 10-20 concurrent users. At random times, it ...
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drush aegir and drupal

I have created a platform on my aegir dev server and I found myself wondering once the platform in drupal7 is installed is there a way to create websites using that platform via the commandline.
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Is aegir a good choice for me?

I want to use aegir for a website that users can create their own sub-sites. From aegir installation guide: when a new site is installed, the web server will be automatically configured (vhost) ...
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Aegir installation issue

While installing Aegir in a VM, during the hostmaster installation, I got the following error: Do you really want to proceed with the install (y/n): y PROVISION_SITE_INSTALLED ...
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Aegir+ Ubercart + Freetrial + ARB. Not working

I'm trying to set an automated approach to do the following: Customer signs up for a 30-day trial. Enters CC#, but is not charged for 30-days until free trial converts. CC# is verified (but not ...
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DNS settings in Aegir

I successfully set up Aegir hosting in my Ubuntu based VM. At the time of new site creation I face some problems. I got message saying the new site successfully installed but when i click "Log into ...
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Menu permission/visibility control

I am in involved in developing a site builder using Drupal 7. Since it is a site builder, I need a user to be able to create menu items based on their needs, and then edit those menu items - but not ...
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change drush rsync for use with aegir

I'm looking to drop the -a flag from the drush's rsync, but not sure what the best place for it as far Aegir is concerned. Would it be the sitename.alias.drushrc.php files in /var/aegir/.drush? Or ...
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Remove default installation profiles with drupal core

Is there a way to remove the core installation profiles that come with drupal without the need of hacking core? i.e. is there a hook that can run to alter this list? The reason why this is required ...
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Drupal Sub Sites with or without Aegir

We're currently using Aegir to manage sites, essentially, domains and sub domains. However, we have a need for sub sites. For e.g., domain.com would the parent, and the children sites would be domain....
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Drush missing the “provision” and “Hostmaster” commands

One of our boxes is missing these Aegir-Drush commands (from drush help): All commands in provision: (provision) backend-parse Parse the output of --backend commands to a human readable form ...
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Managing Drupal Core in Git for Aegir Platforms

We've started developing a platform to deploy sites with using Drupal 7.2. The platform is managed in git. However, as we do not touch core, what is the best place to managed core? Should core also ...
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Configuring Aegir to Set Custom File Paths

What is the best way to modify the file paths for a site deployed using Aegir? Aegir installs sites with the file paths pointing in this format: sites/<sitename>/files (This path being ...
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Help Understanding Aegir

So I've been struggling with installing Aegir for about a week now, and trying to understand how it should work, and hopefully get it resolved. (BTW, here is a related issue if you're curious: http://...
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Initial Aegir Setup

This might be a dumb question, but the Aegir install instructions do not mention installing Drupal first. I am wondering if that matters at all? Should Drupal 6 be installed separately from Aegir, ...
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Aegir / drush alias issue: profiles specified at command line get forgotten

Note: Aegir is an installation / site management tool for drupal sites & platforms. See http://community.aegirproject.org/ for details. This question may be down to an Aegir issue or a drush one; ...