Installing Omeka on Rockaway Hosting
Working with Omeka
Omeka is a great content management system for creating and managing digital exhibitions. This article will walk you through how to install Omeka on through cPanel and Installatron.
You'll want to login to your Rockaway Hosting Account.
After logging into your cPanel, the Omeka web application ...
Installing Themes to Omeka
Rockaway Hosting includes an automated installer for Omeka, an open source publishing platform with a focus on collections and repositories. Here are a few tips and tricks that can help make sure you get the most out of the software.
Omeka requires the ImageMagick library in order to ...
Uploading Plugins to Omeka
Just as you would install plugins, installing themes to Omeka is very similar. Omeka has a few themes installed automatically that you have access to. But there are more themes available at http://omeka.org/add-ons/themes/. There is no automatic installer so you would need to upload the theme to ...
Setting the PHP-CLI path in Omeka
As you begin to use your Omeka install on Reclaim Hosting you may wish to add additional functionality by way of the various open source plugins available at http://omeka.org/add-ons/plugins/. Although Omeka doesn't currently include an automated installer for plugins, the process of uploading th...
ImageMagick in Omeka
Some plugins including CSV Import and Neatline may need to execute code using the command-line version of PHP. If your plugin requires this it can be enabled by editing the file at application/config/config.ini and modifying the background.php.path = "" line to the following:
In order to generate thumbnails as well as create derivative images in Omeka, you'll need to set the path to ImageMagic in the Omeka settings. ImageMagick is already installed on all of our servers at Rockaway Hosting and you'll set the path to it under Settings > General near the bottom of th...