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2019-12-09 08:02:08 GMT <alfresco-discord> <monica> Thanks Afaust, Sorry for the late response. I have tried with fresh installation and there is no customization, just a blank instance I have creted followed https://github.com/Alfresco/alfresco-docker-installer Its running fine with no errors or exceptions. but still create-site option in not visible.
2019-12-09 08:02:08 GMT <alfresco-discord> <monica> https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/451644531323174914/653506647733305344/Screenshot_from_2019-12-09_13-13-09.png
2019-12-09 08:02:09 GMT <alfbot> Title:GitHub - Alfresco/alfresco-docker-installer: Generator to build Docker Compose templates to deploy Alfresco Community (at github.com)
2019-12-09 08:02:27 GMT <alfresco-discord> <monica> Please guide.
2019-12-09 08:08:37 GMT <AFaust> Unfortunately the screenshot does not show the contents of the "Sites" menu when expanded. Therein should be the action to create a new site, especially given that you are logged in as an administrator.
2019-12-09 09:15:21 GMT <alfresco-discord> <monica> For the "Sites" menu, there are three options : My Sites, Sites Finder and Fvourites
2019-12-09 10:01:23 GMT <alfresco-discord> <MorganP> Did you install this addon: https://github.com/jpotts/share-site-creators ?
2019-12-09 10:01:24 GMT <alfbot> Title:GitHub - jpotts/share-site-creators: An Alfresco add-on that limits site creation to those in a specific group. (at github.com)
2019-12-09 10:01:55 GMT <alfresco-discord> <MorganP> If yes, then you need to add the admin account into the group created by this addon, otherwise it won't be able to create sites
2019-12-09 10:03:57 GMT <alfresco-discord> <monica> Thanks. I haven't installed this yet. Let me try this. will this addon work with alfresco 6.2 ?
2019-12-09 10:37:05 GMT <alfresco-discord> <MorganP> Don't install it but maybe check in the list of groups? Is there any SITE_ groups?
2019-12-09 10:48:10 GMT <alfresco-discord> <monica> Yes. It worked .. thanks alot for your help..
2019-12-09 10:48:37 GMT <alfresco-discord> <monica> I didn't knew that we have to add admin user to the particular group.
2019-12-09 10:50:52 GMT <AFaust> You don't have to - in standard Alfresco. Only if you installed that addon do you have to.
2019-12-09 10:56:28 GMT <alfresco-discord> <monica> ohhh.. okay.. thanks for the information.. I'll try without addon.
2019-12-09 11:16:36 GMT <hi-ko> AFaust: fyi sharding seems not to work with Alfresco 6.1 CE as described: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/59244353/creating-solr-shards-in-alfresco-6-1-ce
2019-12-09 11:16:37 GMT <alfbot> Title:solr6 - Creating Solr shards in Alfresco 6.1 CE - Stack Overflow (at stackoverflow.com)
2019-12-09 11:18:31 GMT <AFaust> Why do you put the /solr/#/alfresco URL in there? That is only the URL for the browser admin view AFAIK
2019-12-09 11:18:56 GMT <hi-ko> I just followed the docs
2019-12-09 11:19:04 GMT <AFaust> I see that now...
2019-12-09 11:19:53 GMT <AFaust> I don't think that has always been in the docs that way. After my initial forray into sharding with 5.1, I have never checked the docs again afterwards for this...
2019-12-09 11:25:55 GMT <AFaust> URLs should be without the extra /#/ - so just solr.mycompany.com:8983/solr/alfresco
2019-12-09 12:16:54 GMT <hi-ko> AFaust: removing the # results in http 500 on alfresco / and in solr o.a.s.c.SolrContentStore Failed to get doc from store using URL: solr://_DEFAULT_/db/5226/5320.gz
2019-12-09 12:17:21 GMT <hi-ko> but I could read the file by: zless $SOLR_HOME/contentstore/_DEFAULT_/db/5226/5320.gz
2019-12-09 12:17:46 GMT <hi-ko> solr has been started with SOLR_OPTS="$SOLR_OPTS -Dsolr.solr.content.dir=/var/lib/solr/contentstore"
2019-12-09 12:17:48 GMT <AFaust> The *.gz files should have nothing to do with executing queries against those URLs. The *.gz files are only used during indexing
2019-12-09 12:18:10 GMT <AFaust> So I don't see how this error could be a consequence of changing the URLs
2019-12-09 12:18:58 GMT <AFaust> Do you have a stack trace for the error?
2019-12-09 12:19:10 GMT <hi-ko> I try to fiddle that out in https://github.com/Alfresco/SearchServices/issues/232 with michaelsuzukisagi
2019-12-09 12:19:11 GMT <alfbot> Title:Sharding seems not to work as documented in Alfresco 6.1 CE · Issue #232 · Alfresco/SearchServices · GitHub (at github.com)
2019-12-09 12:35:30 GMT <hi-ko> strack trace is in the issue mentioned above. I guess solr is using the wrong protocol (http instead of https)
2019-12-09 13:17:37 GMT <AFaust> hi-ko: I meant the stack trace for the new error "Failed to get doc..." - not the original error
2019-12-09 13:18:21 GMT <AFaust> But I see you updated the GitHub issue with that...
2019-12-09 13:19:49 GMT <AFaust> Though that is now another error, not the one mentioned before.
2019-12-09 13:19:58 GMT <AFaust> Well, good luck getting this sorted with Michael
2019-12-09 13:34:20 GMT <hi-ko> AFaust: the "Failed to get doc..." seems to be a false error and should be downgraded to info when trying to get the doc metadata from the solr cache
2019-12-09 14:35:42 GMT <hi-ko> AFaust: as guessed: after disabling https on solr the sharded access works as expected. search performance is more or less the same if running on only one solr jvm.
The other logs are at http://esplins.org/hash_alfresco