This page shows you how to spawn a Pydio application with Object Storage.
- You have an account and are logged into cloud.scaleway.com
- You have configured your SSH Key
- You have generate your API Token
The Pydio application comes with the following packages:
Pydio is an open source software solution for file sharing and synchronization. With intuitive user interfaces (web / mobile / desktop).
The Pydio application will store files in our Object Storage thereby you have an highly available and unilimited storage.
There are four steps to deploy the Pydio application
Before starting, click the “Create Server” button in the control panel.
You will land on the server-creation page where you must input basic information for your server:
After inputting your server basic information, you have to choose a starting application for your server.
On the Applications tab, select Pydio. The server will be created with a ready to use Pydio.
Click the “Create Server” button. This action starts your server. In a few seconds, the Pydio application will be ready to use.
When your server is running, you can see the server’s IP address in the server list on the control panel. Copy this IP address and paste it in your favorite browser.
You land on the Pydio diagnostic page. All checks are “OK” except the SSL encryption which is disabled.
Click on the “click here to continue to Pydio.” link to continue the installation.
You are asked to fill-in:
Pydio uses a MySQL database as configuration storage. To retrieve the database credentials, connect your server using a terminal
In the root directory of your server, execute the following command
cat .my.cnf. It will display your database credential (user and password).
root@c1-X-Y-Z-T:~#cat .my.cnf [client] user = root password = ootaitevohxeizasinaeguasofaiwiuzuekohbicut
In the Pydio setup wizard, fill-in the database user and password you retrieve from the
.my.cnf file and click the “Install Pydio Now” button
Pydio is now installed and ready to use. Input the username and password you set during the configuration and login
Before starting, click the “Storage” button in the Scaleway control panel. You will land on the Storage page.
The first thing to do is to create a new bucket for Pydio to store files inside.
A bucket name must contain only alphanumeric and lowercase characters
Then, click on the “S3 Credentials” button.
The credentials required to access Object Storage are displayed:
host_basebase url to access Object Storage service
access_keythe access key required for Object Storage
secret_keythe API Token you generated previously.
On the left panel of Pydio settings, click Workspaces and New Workspace. Select “S3 Amazon Web Service” as driver and fill-in with your S3 credential.
When you have filled all inputs, submit.
You now have a new workspace using Object Storage that allow you to have an highly available and unilimited storage.