CKAN Version: 1.8
The aim of SourcePlanet project is using CKAN for managing Open Source Software Projects’ metadata. For that purpouse, SourcePlanet manages three entities identifying:
As CKAN Dataset/Package model is basically based on project-like models, SourcePlanet uses it for “Project”s and “Product”s (with some modifications).
“Organization”s support is based on ckanext-organizations extension provided by CKAN by default.
This extension provides CKAN customization for SourcePlanet project with functionalities like:
To install this package, from your CKAN virtualenv, run the following from your CKAN base folder (e.g.
pip install -e git+https://github.com/jonlazaro/ckanext-sourceplanet#egg=ckanext-sourceplanet
Then activate SourcePlanet extension (and also needed Organizations extension) by setting
ckan.plugins = sourceplanet organizations in your main
At this moment, changes on CKAN default Package and Related controllers are required to make the extension work (not included by the moment)