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1) install drupal & apache
tar zxvf drupal-7.12.tar.gz
sudo apt-get install apache2 php5-pgsql php5-gd libapache2-mod-php5 php-apc
sudo mkdir /var/www/drupal
sudo mv drupal-7.12/* drupal-7.12/.htaccess /var/www/drupal
sudo cp /var/www/drupal/sites/default/default.settings.php /var/www/drupal/sites/default/settings.php
sudo chown www-data:www-data /var/www/drupal/sites/default/settings.php
sudo mkdir /var/www/drupal/sites/default/files
sudo chown www-data:www-data /var/www/drupal/sites/default/files/
sudo service apache2 restart
2) install postgresql 9.1
sudo apt-get install python-software-properties
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:pitti/postgresql
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install postgresql-9.1 libpq-dev postgresql-contrib-9.1
# pgbench is in non-standard location
export PATH=$PATH:/usr/lib/postgresql/9.1/bin
3) configure postgresql for drupal
sudo sysctl -w kernel.shmall=4194304
sudo sysctl -w kernel.shmmax=17179869184
sudo su postgres
createuser -D -A -P drupal
createdb --encoding=UTF8 -O drupal drupal
sudo vim /etc/postgresql/9.1/main/pg_hba.conf
3.1) add entry
host drupal drupal password
sudo service postgresql restart
The contents of my postgresql.conf file for the PostgreSQL instance is:
data_directory = '/var/lib/postgresql/9.1/main'
hba_file = '/etc/postgresql/9.1/main/pg_hba.conf'
ident_file = '/etc/postgresql/9.1/main/pg_ident.conf'
external_pid_file = '/var/run/postgresql/'
port = 5432
max_connections = 100
unix_socket_directory = '/var/run/postgresql'
ssl = true
shared_buffers = 3GB
work_mem = 4MB
logging_collector = on
log_directory = 'pg_log'
log_line_prefix = '%t '
log_statement = 'none'
datestyle = 'iso, mdy'
lc_messages = 'en_US.UTF-8'
lc_monetary = 'en_US.UTF-8'
lc_numeric = 'en_US.UTF-8'
lc_time = 'en_US.UTF-8'
default_text_search_config = 'pg_catalog.english'
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