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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.
Run from browser:
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
- 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.
- Adminer 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.
Usage details & Logging in for Administration
No default passwords: For security reasons there are no default passwords. All passwords are set at system initialization time.
Ignore SSL browser warning: browsers don't like self-signed SSL certificates, but this is the only kind that can be generated automatically without paying a commercial Certificate Authority.
Username for drupal 7:
Login as username admin
Web - point your browser at either:
- http://18.104.22.1689/ - not encrypted so no browser warning
- https://22.214.171.1249/ - encrypted with self-signed SSL certificate
Username for database administration:
Login as MySQL username root at
- https://126.96.36.1999:12322/ - Adminer database management web app
- MySQL command line tool:
$ mysql --user root --password Enter password: Welcome to the MySQL monitor. Commands end with ; or \g. Type 'help;' or '\h' for help. Type '\c' to clear the current input statement. mysql>
Username for OS system administration:
Login as root except on AWS marketplace which uses username admin.
- Point your browser to:
- Login with SSH client:
Special case for AWS marketplace:
* Replace 188.8.131.529 with a valid IP or hostname.