TurnKey Linux Virtual Appliance Library

Drupal 7


Content Management Framework

Drupal is an open source content management platform licensed under the GPL. Equipped with a powerful blend of features, Drupal can support a variety of websites ranging from personal blogs, corporate brochures and large community-driven websites.

Stable version: 13.0 (changelog)

This appliance includes all the standard features in TurnKey Core, and on top of that:

  • Drupal 7 configurations:
    • Installed from upstream source code to /var/www/drupal7
    • Includes drush for command line administration and configuration.
  • Bundled popular Drupal 7 modules and dependencies
    (installed to /var/www/drupal7/sites/all/modules):
    • Panels: Drag and drop customized layouts for pages, nodes and blocks.
    • Backup and migrate: Backup and restore your Drupal site on-demand or on a schedule.
    • Devel: A suite of helper modules for Drupal module and theme developers.
    • Drush: a command line shell and Unix scripting interface for Drupal.
    • Ckeditor: Enables CKeditor (a WYSIWYG editor) instead of plain text fields.
    • Imce: Powerful image file uploader and browser, with support for on the fly resizing.
    • Recaptcha: Thwart spammers by adding image or text based CAPTCHAs to your site.
    • PathAuto: Auto-generate search engine friendly URLs (SEO).
    • GlobalRedirect: Alias 301 redirects, prevents duplicate content. (SEO)
    • FiveStar: Simple five-star voting widget for nodes.
    • Webform: Create forms and questionnaires.
    • Logintoboggan: Improves Drupal's login system.
    • Admin menu: Adds dropdown administration menu to the top of the screen.
    • Tagadelic: Makes weighted tag clouds from your taxonomy terms.
    • Lightbox2: Places images above your current page, not within.
    • Google analytics: Adds Google Analytics js tracking code to all your site's pages.
    • Advanced_help: Improves the Drupal help system.
    • Rules: Lets you define conditionally executed actions based on occurring events.
    • Jquery_ui: provides jQuery UI plugin to other Drupal modules.
    • Token: Provides a shared API for replacement of textual placeholders with actual data.
    • Email: Support email field in custom content types.
    • Link: Support URL link field in custom content types.
    • Date: Support Date field in custom content types.
  • SSL support out of the box
  • PHPMyAdmin administration frontend for MySQL (listening on port 12322 - uses SSL)
  • Postfix MTA (bound to localhost) to allow sending of email (e.g., password recovery)
  • Webmin modules for configuring Apache2, PHP, MySQL and Postfix.

Credentials (passwords set at first boot):

  • Webmin, SSH, MySQL, phpMyAdmin: username root
  • Drupal 7: username admin