TurnKey Linux Virtual Appliance Library



Issue Tracking System

Roundup is a simple-to-use and and powerful issue-tracking system with command-line, web and e-mail interfaces. Roundup is being used for bug tracking and TODO list management, issue management, customer help desk support, and sales lead tracking.

Stable version: 14.0 (changelog)

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

  • Roundup configurations:
    • Installed from package management. See /var/www for links to file paths.
    • Uses Apache2 to serve roundup (instead of roundup-server).
    • Disabled registration confirmation via email (requires mail server).
    • Includes Xapian full text indexer (recommended for large issue DB).
    • Includes full timezone support and documentation.
  • SSL support out of the box.
  • Postfix MTA (bound to localhost) to allow sending of email (e.g., password recovery).
  • Webmin modules for configuring Apache2, MySQL and Postfix.

Initial configuration: /etc/roundup/tracker-config.ini

Required settings:

web = /                     (before)
web = http://appliance_ip/  (after)
# Note: If not set, links in emails will not include server address.

Recommended settings:

admin_email = admin
dispatcher_email = admin
domain = example.com

Credentials (passwords set at first boot):

  • Webmin, Webshell, SSH, MySQL: username root
  • Roundup: username admin