Using Ubuntu as an Electronic Document Management System

Over the weekend a client phoned me as she was interested in the Knowledge Tree Document Management System. She runs a small business that provides document creation services for clients in the US and Canada, and needed an effective solution to manage her (electronic) documents. She also emailed this URL:

About a year ago she switched from Windows XP to Ubuntu and her business has since grown, hence the phone call about this. To get to the point, she needed a new PC configured as a “Knowledge Tree Document Server”, but wanted this also on an Ubuntu platform. This was completed in a couple of hours or so, it’s not hard, but I thought some of you readers might find this an interesting solution for you. So… Here’s how it was done (below).