Wednesday, November 29, 2006

Creating Virtual Portal in eXo Portal

I hope this will be another interesting topic for eXo portal users.

Here I am planning to share how to create virtual portal in eXo portal.

Following steps has to be done in order to create Virtual Portal in eXo portal:

* Changes have to be made in the following XML files. find the following XML’s
portal-configuration.xml & users-
from the following place
eXo_Home\webapps\portal\WEB-INF\conf Make new user details for example bala entries just similar to exo user.
* New XML files has to be added in the following place.
i> Copy exo-config.xml,exo-navigation.xml & exo-pages.xml from
eXo_Home\webapps\portal\WEB-INF\conf\users & paste it in the same place
ii> Rename new xml files to bala-config.xml,bala-navigation.xml & bala- pages.xml .
iii> Change content exo to bala in all above new XML’s.
iv> Restart the server & login as portal admin & check in the management portlet whether you can see the new user with the name of bala.
v> By login as user bala you can change your portal as per your needs.

* Now by using the following URL you can access the new virtual portal i.e., before login