Mayan-EDMS

- An electronic vault for your documents

Mayan EDMS is a Free Open Source Electronic Document Management System, coded in the Python language using the Django web application framework and released under the Apache 2.0 License. It provides an electronic vault or repository for electronic documents.

This appliance includes all the standard features in TurnKey Core:

  • Mayan EDMS 2.2 installed via PIP from PyPI
  • Includes all pre-reqs: Virtualenv/Django/uWSGI/Celery/Redis/Supervisor
  • SSL support out of the box.
  • PostgreSQL is is installed as Mayan's backend database
  • Adminer administration frontend for PostgreSQL (listening on port 12322 - uses SSL).
  • Nginx web server to host the webUI
  • Webmin modules for configuring PostgreSQL.

Usage details & Logging in for Administration

  • Mayan EDMS Admin Account: admin

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.

Web - point your browser at either:

  1. http://12.34.56.789/ - not encrypted so no browser warning
  2. https://12.34.56.789/ - encrypted with self-signed SSL certificate

Web - point your browser at either:

  1. http://12.34.56.789/ - not encrypted so no browser warning
  2. https://12.34.56.789/ - encrypted with self-signed SSL certificate

Username for database administration:

Login as PostgreSQL username postgres at

  1. https://12.34.56.789:12322/ - Adminer database management web app
  2. PostgreSQL command line tool:
    $ psql -U postgres -h localhost
    Password for user postgres:
    Type "help" for help.
    
    postgres=#
    

Username for OS system administration:

Login as root except on AWS marketplace which uses username admin.

  1. Point your browser to:
  2. Login with SSH client:
    ssh root@12.34.56.789
    

    Special case for AWS marketplace:

    ssh admin@12.34.56.789
    

* Replace 12.34.56.789 with a valid IP or hostname.