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===Overview===
 
===Overview===
After installing from the WeBWorK Virtual Machine Image, you will have a full fledged Ubuntu Server LTS system with WeBWorK, Apache2, MySQL, R server, lighttpd, log rotation, etc. installed and configured. If your network uses DHCP, networking will be automatically configured for your system. If it uses static IP addresses, you will have to configure networking. Also it is imperative that you CHANGE THE DEFAULT PASSWORDS for the OS users <code>root</code> and <code>wwadmin</code> (which has sudo privileges), for the MySQL users <code>root</code> and <code>webworkWrite</code>, and for the WeBWorK user <code>admin</code> which has professor privileges. See the specific instructions below.
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After installing from a WeBWorK Virtual Machine Image, you will have a full fledged Ubuntu Server LTS system with WeBWorK, Apache2, MySQL, R server, lighttpd, log rotation, etc. installed and configured. If your network uses DHCP, networking will be automatically configured for your system. If it uses static IP addresses, you will have to configure networking. Also it is imperative that you CHANGE THE DEFAULT PASSWORDS for the OS users <code>root</code> and <code>wwadmin</code> (which has sudo privileges), for the MySQL users <code>root</code> and <code>webworkWrite</code>, and for the WeBWorK user <code>admin</code> which has professor privileges. See the specific instructions below.
   
 
===WeBWorK Virtual Machine Images===
 
===WeBWorK Virtual Machine Images===

Revision as of 14:09, 10 May 2020


Overview

After installing from a WeBWorK Virtual Machine Image, you will have a full fledged Ubuntu Server LTS system with WeBWorK, Apache2, MySQL, R server, lighttpd, log rotation, etc. installed and configured. If your network uses DHCP, networking will be automatically configured for your system. If it uses static IP addresses, you will have to configure networking. Also it is imperative that you CHANGE THE DEFAULT PASSWORDS for the OS users root and wwadmin (which has sudo privileges), for the MySQL users root and webworkWrite, and for the WeBWorK user admin which has professor privileges. See the specific instructions below.

WeBWorK Virtual Machine Images

Current Virtual Machine Images

After installing this image, you will have a full fledged Ubuntu Server 20.04 LTS system with WeBWorK, Apache2, MySQL, R server, lighttpd, log rotation, etc. installed and configured.

Older Outdated Virtual Machine Images

Consult for other WeBWorK documentation for system administrators.

-- Main.ArnoldPizer - 8 May 2020