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Prizm Installation Guide


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This Document enables you to successfully install the Prizm Content Connect on Linux

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Prizm Installation Guide

  1. 1. Prizm Introduction:Prizm Content Connect – Universal ViewingSolution Content - ConnectProvide a universal viewing solution with PrizmContent Connects document viewer. It is alightweight flash control which enables yourapplication to display and interact with different files.It is identical to any reader program, but adds high-speed viewing of documents to your applicationseasily. It also acts as a document container forembedding Microsoft Office documents, including Installation Guide forWord, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, and Visio, in acustom form or webpage. The viewer is lightweight, Linuxflexible and allows system integrators to implementan end-to-end solution using Office or other nativeformat documents in a custom solution. Varenya JoshiSecurely Deliver Your DocumentsMaintain control over documents and intellectual property by keeping them secure using the built-inDigital Rights Management. Personalize your viewer, enable or disable various options using thesimple API without jeopardizing the security policies of your application.Quickly Provision and Manage DocumentsDeploy with your products in minutes, optimizing the value of IT resources and getting end usersproductive faster. Instantly apply updates at any time and save money and time spent on testing,provisioning, managing and supporting traditional and native viewing software.
  2. 2. Dreamteam Technologies 1 Prizm Content - Connect Installing JAVABecome root by running su and entering the super-user password.Uninstall any earlier installations of the Java packages.rpm -e <package_name>Change to the directory in which you want to install. Type:cd <directory path name>For example, to install the software in the /usr/java/ directory, Type:cd /usr/javaInstall the package.rpm -ivh jre-7u7-linux-i586.rpmTo upgrade a package,rpm -Uvh jre-7u7-linux-i586.rpmDelete the .rpm file if you want to save disk space.Exit the root shell. No need to reboot. 1 Varenya Joshi
  3. 3. Dreamteam Technologies 1 Prizm Content - Connect Enabling and Configuring JAVAFirefox or MozillaTo configure the Java Plugin follow these steps: 1. Exit Firefox browser if it is already running. 2. Uninstall any previous installations of Java Plugin. Only one Java Plugin can be used at a time. When you want to use a different plugin, or version of a plugin, remove the symbolic links to any other versions and create a fresh symbolic link to the new one. 3. Create a symbolic link to the file in the browser plugins directory Go to the plugins sub-directory under the Firefox installation directory cd <Firefox installation directory>/plugins Create the symbolic link ln -s <Java installation directory>/lib/i386/libnpjp2.soNote: If you are upgrading your Java version then before creating new symbolic link you shouldremove old symbolic link to enable latest downloaded Java.To remove old symbolic link:type cd <Firefox installation directory>/pluginsrm 1 Varenya Joshi
  4. 4. Dreamteam Technologies 1 Prizm Content - Connect Installing AJAX Document Viewer Installation of AJAX Document Viewer is very straightforward for Linux environment. Just follow these steps. Note: The hash sign (#) is used to represent the command prompt. Do not include it when entering the commands.Make sure you login as root to the machine. 1) Install Open Office You will need to install latest version of Open Office for your OS. # yum install openoffice.* Note- The Open Office installation might fail if you have Open Office or any other application already listening on port 18580, 18590, 18591, 18592, 18593,18584,18585,18586, 18680. By Default Prizm install proxy service on port 18580 and uses 3 ports 18591, 18592, 18593,18584,18585,18586, 18680 for conversion purposes. You can add more ports as your traffic increases. 2) Install C Compiler – Red Hat / Fedora (CentOS) Linux Distributions Make sure you have C compiler installed on your server. You can install C compiler by running following commands: # yum groupinstall "Development Tools" Check the development tools have been installed correctly: # gcc -v Output should be like:- Using built-in specs. Target: x86_64-redhat-linux Configured with: ../configure ... Thread model: posix gcc version 4.1.2 20080704 (Red Hat 4.1.2-51) 1 Varenya Joshi
  5. 5. Dreamteam Technologies 1 Prizm Content - Connect# make -vOutput should be like:-GNU Make 3.81Copyright (C) 2006 Free Software Foundation, Inc.This is free software; see the source for copying conditions.There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR APARTICULAR PURPOSE.This program built for x86_64-redhat-linux-gnu.3) Install dependencies – Next install following packages on your server# yum install zlib-devel# yum install giflib-devel# yum install libjpeg-devel# yum install freetype-devel# yum install t1lib-develNote: For more recent versions of CentOS, t1lib-devel may not be available. In that case, pleaseignore the message.4) Download & Extract PrizmNext download prizmcc-linux-5.1.tar.gz from the link ============Create an installation directory for Prizm Content Connect, recommended directory is:/var/www/cgi-bin/Copy tarball to /var/www/cgi-bin/ and extract it with command:# tar xvzf prizmcc-linux-5.1.tar.gzChange current dir to the extracted directory:# cd /var/www/cgi-bin/prizm/The folder /var/www/cgi-bin/prizm/ is later denoted as <install>.Open the file <install>/conf/, and make sure parameter“”specifies the location of your java binary according to your OS platform (where OS is either 32 or64).You may also specify just java as well but make sure that at least Sun’s (Oracle) JRE 1.5 is insearchable path.Now Open file <install>/conf/ and make sure that open office installlocation is correctly mentionedodc_installation=/opt/openoffice.org3 1 Varenya Joshi
  6. 6. Dreamteam Technologies 1 Prizm Content - Connect#odc_installation=/usr/bin/ make sure you are pointing to correct path of Open Office installation, one quick check wouldbe to make sure you see file structure like below on your install path of on 64bitplatform:/usr/lib/openoffice.org3/LICENSE.html/usr/lib/openoffice.org3/README/usr/lib/openoffice.org3/share/usr/lib/openoffice.org3/LICENSE/usr/lib/openoffice.org3/program/usr/lib/openoffice.org3/README.html/usr/lib/openoffice.org3/THIRDPARTYLICENSEREADME.htmland under the /usr/lib64/openoffice.org3/program folder you will see following filesabout.bmp redirectrc sdraw.bin soffice.bin unopkgbootstraprc resource setuprc sofficerc unopkg.bincrash_report sbase simpress spadmin versionrcfundamentalrc scalc simpress.bin swriterintro.bmp scalc.bin smath sdraw soffice unoinfo5) Assign permissionsAssign executable, read write permissions to modules & convert2swf.jar# chmod -R 775 <install>/modules/*# chmod 775 <install>/*.jar6) Add Registration KeyOpen the <install>/conf/ using the vi editorLook for # Registration info and enter your customerid & regkey as shown below:# Registration infocustomerid=xxxxxxregkey=xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx7) Compile and Build the projectExtract tarball with command:# tar xvzf c2s_tools.tar.gzThis will untar these files 1 Varenya Joshi
  7. 7. Dreamteam Technologies 1 Prizm Content - Connectinst_c2s_tools-deb.shinst_c2s_tools-red.shinst_c2s_tools.shswftools-0.9.0.tar.gzswftools-0.9.1.tar.gzFor your convenience, Compile and Build command are already put in the execute ./ ./inst_c2s_tools.shIf the above command gives an error, try to execute the install tool specific for your Linuxdistribution:Red Hat / Fedora (CentOS) Linux Distributions# ./inst_c2s_tools-red.shNote – Run these only if ./inst_c2s_tools-*.sh gives an error1) make sure you are root# su2) untar swftools# tar -xvzf swftools-0.9.0.tar.gz3) go to the swftools directory - Red Hat / Fedora (CentOS) Linux Distributions# cd swftools-0.9.04) configure swftools# ./configure5) make swftools# make clean# make6) install swftools# make install# cd ..7) link swftools into modules# ln -s -f `which pdf2swf`/modules/# ln -s -f `which jpeg2swf`/modules/# ln -s -f `which gif2swf`/modules/ 1 Varenya Joshi
  8. 8. Dreamteam Technologies 1 Prizm Content - Connect# ln -s -f `which png2swf`/modules/# ln -s -f `which swfcombine`/modules/8) install ImageMagick# yum -y install ImageMagick9) link ImageMagick into modules# ln -s -f `which convert`/modules/8) Start the proxyserverStart the server using the following command# <install>/scripts/ startYou can also stop and check status of proxyserver using following commands# <install>/scripts/ stop# <install>/scripts/ statusTo see the log files, check:# more <install>/logs/proxyserver.logYou can also run proxy-server in a console# <install>/scripts/ console to run the proxy-server in a console mode.9) Verify that installation was successfulGo to <install>/logs directory, and open “proxyserver.log” file. Scroll down to the very end andverify that you the see the following:INFO | jvm 1 | 2011/12/16 22:02:57 | [ info ] [2 / 2] All worker instances has been startedINFO | jvm 1 | 2011/12/16 22:02:57 | [ info ] Proxy listening on socket,host=localhost,port=18580INFO | jvm 1 | 2011/12/16 22:02:57 | [ info ] jvm restart schedule [1] : 06:00INFO | jvm 1 | 2011/12/16 22:02:57 | [ info ] [http-server] starting...INFO | jvm 1 | 2011/12/16 22:02:57 | [ info ] [http-server] created queue pool: 600INFO | jvm 1 | 2011/12/16 22:02:57 | [ info ] [http-server] binding to: socket,host=localhost,port=18680INFO | jvm 1 | 2011/12/16 22:02:57 | [ info ] [http-server] binded to: socket,host=localhost,port=18680INFO | jvm 1 | 2011/12/16 22:02:58 | [ info ]INFO | jvm 1 | 2011/12/16 22:02:58 |========================================================= 1 Varenya Joshi
  9. 9. Dreamteam Technologies 1 Prizm Content - ConnectINFO | jvm 1 | 2011/12/16 22:02:58 |INFO | jvm 1 | 2011/12/16 22:02:58 | Office Document Converter Proxy Server StartedINFO | jvm 1 | 2011/12/16 22:02:58 |INFO | jvm 1 | 2011/12/16 22:02:58 |=========================================================You can also verify the installation by browsing to:http :// localhost :18680/orhttp://<http_host>:<http_port>/where http_host and http_port are the property values from<install>/conf/proxyserver_jar.propertiesThe url above should show in a browser text similar to this:Prizm Conversion Server is running.Server Time: Fri Jun 24 14:58:21 PDT 201110) Initialize the proxyserverInitialize the proxyserver using the following commands:# cd <install>If using a 32-bit OS# ./java/jre6-linux-x86-32/bin/java -jar ./convert2swfclient.jar firstinitOr, if using a 64-bit OS# ./java/jre6-linux-x86-64/bin/java -jar ./convert2swfclient.jar firstinitYou should see output similar to this:12:36:53.588 version: 4.6.3 (build 448)12:36:53.588 license: licensed [f:1]12:36:53.588 JVM: 1.6.0_26 (x64), Sun Microsystems Inc.12:36:53.589 jar: /var/www/cgi-bin/prizm/bin/proxyserver.jar12:36:54.915 modules: ../modules/12:36:54.915 info: jar library and modules successfully initialized12:36:54.916 info: stopping global timer [1323970613586], interval: 1.132 secs12:36:54.916 task commander execution time: 1.224 secondsIf you see output similar to this, your proxyserver is NOT Connection refusedat sun.reflect.NativeConstructorAccessorImpl.newInstance0(Native Method):Caused by: Connection refused 1 Varenya Joshi
  10. 10. Dreamteam Technologies 1 Prizm Content - Connectat Method)at Source):at Source)at Source)...In such case, please see the previous steps how to start the proxy-server. 1 Varenya Joshi