Install the Application on macOS

Download fromĀ dist.logicaldoc.com the setup file: logicaldoc-installer-<ver>.zip

To install LogicalDOC unpack the zip archive, open a terminal window and execute the command from command line:

$ java -jar logicaldoc-installer.jar

When the installer asks for database, please put your connection parameters as specified earlier during database preparation, don't use the embedded database for production.

Attention

Make sure to not to have installed an old Java (older than version 8), before installing LogicalDOC. If this is the case, in order to avoid problems and conflicts, install a fresh Java JDK (version 8 or more recent) before launching LogicalDOC setup.

Post-installation

To start LogicalDOC at server bootstrap you need to copy the startup script logicaldoc-all.plist into your StartupItems directory so execute the command:

$ cp /LogicalDOC/bin/logicaldoc-all.plist /Library/LaunchDaemons
$ chown root:wheel /Library/LaunchDaemons/logicaldoc-all.plist
$ chmod 0644 /Library/LaunchDaemons/logicaldoc-all.plist

Attention

Directories and executable files inside the StartupItems and LaunchDaemons folder should have permissions of 0755 with the owner set to "root" and group set to "wheel." Other (non-executable) files should have permissions of 0644 with the owner set to "root" and group set to "wheel."

Configure LogicalDOC

After the installation of LogicalDOC you will have to configure some paths in the administration.

Enter the the administration area: Administration > Settings > Client & External Apps

Here put the following paths:

  • Convert: /usr/local/bin/convert
  • Ghostscript: /usr/local/bin/gs
  • Tesseract: /usr/local/bin/tesseract
  • Pdftohtml: /usr/local/bin/pdftohtml
  • Openssl: /usr/bin/openssl

NOTE: paths may be different in your system

Enter the the administration area: Administration > Security > Antivirus

Here put the following paths:

  • ClamAV: /usr/local/clamXav/bin/clamscan

NOTE: paths may be different in your system

Configure the format converters

You may want to address at this time the configuration of the format converters you want to use to render the previews, and in particular the converter that uses Libre Office, please read the Format Converters Guide.

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