About Owncloud

“ownCloud is an open source, self-hosted file sync and share app platform. Access & sync your files, contacts, calendars & bookmarks across your devices.”

Installation Notes

  • Point your browser to http(s)://owncloud.yourdomain.com
  • Enter a username and password to create your administrator account
  • Click ‘Storage & Database’
  • Select ‘MySQL/MariaDB’
  • Populate the username, password and database with the information from your post-installation notes.
  • Enter ‘mysql’ as the Database host
  • Click Finish Setup

Technical Details

Your Owncloud server is running inside Docker and the name of the container is ‘owncloud’. The container connects to a MySQL server (or MariaDB to be precise) that is also running inside Docker.

Please note that your data resides outside of Docker in the folder /usr/local/owncloud.