How to setup WebCal in e-smith

Author: P. Sanchez
Roosevelt High School and Jefferson High School, Los Angeles Unified School District

Last Updated: 4-19-02

Updates: I finally made RPMS.

Acknowledgments: Ruwan Jayasinghe@Roosevelt HS, LAUSD

You want to install WebCal (

Downlad and install these RPM's
Here's the SRPM

rpm -Uvh perl-DBD-MySQL-1.2216-4.i386.rpm perl-DBI-1.18-1.i386.rpm
rpm -Uvh webcal-3.03-1ps.noarch.rpm

IMPORTANT: Open your browser to, go to admin functions page, login as admin (password admin) and CHANGE IT!!

NOTE: When login out make sure to login as user nobody password nobody.

If you need the webcal database password, it is in ~/ (usually /root/, username=webcal. This password was generated when installing the RPM.

You are responsible for any results, so only install this software if you know what you're doing, or are prepared to deal with the consequences