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Live DVD of Latest version of Koha & DSpace by Koha Pakistan Community

After the 2.0.1, 3.0.1 and 3.2.1 versions of LIBSOL live DVDs the Koha Community is proudly announced the release of Koha Pakistan 4.1 version Live DVD of Koha & DSpace. This was a long awaited released of Koha and DSpace Live DVD which was developed by our lead technical team member Mr Iftikhar Ali shah and Sher Afzal Khan.

The current version of Koha Pakistan Live DVD contains Koha, DSpace version 06.3 and Ubuntu: 18.4 Koha versions. This is the latest versions of all the above mention databases and Linux flavor.  Apache2 Web Server, OpenSSH Server, VSFTP Server, MySQL Server, PostGreSQL Server, Dovecot/Exim4 etc. All these software are pre-configured and pre-installed on a live DVD. Automatic back up on everyday 04:45 PM (cronjob) back will be shifted to dropbox automatically.  The other main features like Email configuration both Koha and DSpce are already configured and the email will automatically be sent wile issue and receiving of books to Librarian as well as to Library Patrons. The others main functions are added for those librarians who are not acquainted to Linux they can change the banner and others all required thing manually not from command. The root user has been enabling and every librarian can use easily and replace the old version to this latest version of Koha Pakistan Live DVD.

Ubuntu operating system (Lightweight Operating System) is chosen seeing requirements from libraries where libraries have low configuration desktops in their libraries but still wish to initiate their library web sites, complete library automation as well as wish to create digital libraries.

We are committed to provide the serveries to LIS community Pakistan for installation, configurations and other library management. Please note the feature and user login Password details as follows:

Auto backup of database every day at 04: am
Regional Language Searching
Indexing at one minute interval
E-Mail triggers at one minute interval
Download Backup from Windows Desktop
OPAC is configured as Website cum OPAC
Database control with PhpMyAdmin

The User ID and Password credentials are given below:
Dspace version: 6.3

Email Server:

Exim Backup:

Ubuntu Details

Server name: kohapak

Password: kohapak@123 Koha Details.

OPAC: http://localhost:8000

Staff Client: http://localhost:8001

Staff Client User name: librarian Password: kohapak@123

mysql admin: root

Password: mysqlroot

Database: koha_library

Password: kohapak@123

Email kohapak.org@gmail.com

Password: kohapak@123

Dspace Details. URL1: http://localhost:8080/jspui

URL2: http://localhost:8080/xmlui

Administrator: info@kohapakistan.org

Password: kohapak@123

Email: kohapak.org@gmail.com

Password: kohapak@123

I offer my sincere gratitude to all my friends. In case I have inadvertently slipped somewhere, I offer my sincere apologies. The ISO image can be downloaded at:


Hope it will be useful for everyone!

Sher Afzal Khan | President and Founder Koha Pakistan

Iftikhar Ali Shah | Head International Outreach & Technical

Website: www.kohapaksitan.org

Email: Kohapaksitan@gmail.com
Member of American Library Association (2017-2018)
Country Ambassador DSpace (MIT USA) for Pakistan
Higher Education Commission Approved Trainer for Open Source “Koha & DSpace