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Redmine App


Redmine is a flexible project management web application

Installing plugins

To install plugins in redmine, simply extract them to /app/data/plugins and run the db migration.

  • Open a File manager for the app.
  • Upload and extract the plugin to /app/data/plugins
  • Some plugins require additional gems. If so, install them using the Web terminal:
# cd /app/code
# bundle install
  • Initialize the database of the plugin
# cd /app/code
# bundle exec rake redmine:plugins NAME=redmine_checklists RAILS_ENV=production
  • Restart redmine using the restart button

Installing themes

To install plugins in redmine, simply extract them to /app/data/themes, install dependancies and run the build script

cd /app/data/themes/
git clone
cd minelab
bundle install

Code repositories

Redmine can integrate various source code management tools like git, cvs, subversion. The repositories have to be created manually in /app/data/repos/ and then configured with that path in the project settings.

For further more detailed information for repository integration can be found here.

SSH Keys

Redmine is run as the cloudron user. To generate SSH keys for this user, open a Web Terminal and run the following commands:

su - cloudron
ssh-keygen          # generates keys under ~/.ssh. keys are part of the backup

Custom Cron

Custom cron jobs can be placed in the file /app/data/cron.

Custom Settings

The ruby app settings can be overwritten in the file /app/data/additional_environment.rb. For example to put the app in debug mode, add the following to this file and restart the app:

config.log_level = :debug