[LON-CAPA-admin] Missing resource domains

Chris Edwards chris.edwards at acadiau.ca
Wed Feb 28 15:21:53 EST 2007

Hi Gerd,


It's the same physical machine but new IP and hostname (alias created to
match the old domain name). 

I was told by the users that they only use a very small but specific
portion of the system and data from the previous term did not need to be

I tried re-running UPDATE, changing the type to production cluster,
restarting LON-CAPA and Apache as Guy suggested but no change.

Any other suggestions?


-----Original Message-----
From: lon-capa-admin-admin at mail.lon-capa.org
[mailto:lon-capa-admin-admin at mail.lon-capa.org] On Behalf Of Gerd
Sent: February 28, 2007 4:00 PM
To: lon-capa-admin at mail.lon-capa.org
Subject: Re: [LON-CAPA-admin] Missing resource domains

Did you keep the same host name? And IP address?

Also, a completely fresh install is not a good idea on a library  
server in general. If anybody in your domain published resources,  
those would be gone now, and so are all the user accounts.



for going between two different servers. If you stay with the same  
hardware, you want to restore /home and the /etc-files named on the  
above page, and then upgrade your LON-CAPA version, like in


- Gerd.

On Feb 28, 2007, at 2:41 PM, Chris Edwards wrote:

> Hi,
> I have recently taken on the administration of a server hosting LON- 
> CAPA so I don't know much about the inner workings of the  
> application. The current instance of LON-CAPA is a fresh install  
> and one of our users tells me that the list of resource domains  
> used to be much larger under a previous installation. Is this  
> something I have to retrieve from backup or is it a configuration  
> setting? Any help is appreciated.
> Thanks
> Chris
> ______________________________________
> Chris Edwards
> Computing Services/Continuing and Distance Education
> Acadia University
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> Email: chris.edwards at acadiau.ca
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