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Alfresco Community Edition directory structure

After you've extracted the Alfresco Community Edition distribution zip, several directories and configuration files will be available in the Alfresco Community Edition home directory. This includes the required WAR files, additional commands, and configuration files for a manual installation.

  • alfresco-pdf-renderer: This directory contains the alfresco-pdf-renderer binary files for Linux and Windows
    File name Description
    alfresco-pdf-renderer-1.0-linux.tgz alfresco-pdf-renderer binary for Linux
    alfresco-pdf-renderer-1.0-win64.tgz alfresco-pdf-renderer binary for Windows
  • amps: This directory contains the Alfresco Share AMP
  • bin: This directory contains the following files
    File name Description
    apply_amps.bat Windows batch file for Tomcat application server installs, used to apply all AMP files in the <installLocation> directory.
    apply_amps.sh Linux script file for Tomcat application server installs, used to apply all AMP files in the <installLocation> directory.
    clean_tomcat.bat Windows batch file for cleaning out temporary application server files from previous installations.
    clean_tomcat.sh Linux script for cleaning out temporary application server files from previous installations.
    alfresco-mmt.jar Alfresco Module Management Tool (MMT).
  • licenses: This directory contains third-party license files
  • web-server: This directory has a standard Tomcat structure and contains the following sub-folders and files
    Folder/File Description
    /lib This directory contains the PostgreSQL JDBC jar file
    /shared This directory includes a number of configuration files for Alfresco Content Services
     
    • /shared/classes/alfresco-global.properties.sample

      The sample global properties file, which is used for configuration properties

     
    • /shared/classes/alfresco-encrypted.properties.sample

      A sample encrypted properties overlay file

     
    • /shared/classes/alfresco

      Contains the directory structure for the configuration override files including the extension and web-extension directories

    /webapps Contains the following files:
     
    • alfresco.war - Alfresco WAR file
     
     
    • share.war - Alfresco Share WAR file
  • VERSIONS.md: This file provides a list of recommended components for the latest Alfresco Community Edition release

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