Updated 3 months ago by Hannah Atkinson

Welcome to the Palante Technology Cooperative Commons Wiki.

As part of our commitment to transparency and open source principles, we try to make our internal documentation available publicly. We hope that this assists others who may be starting their own cooperatives, looking for best practices on web development, and more.

To contact us: You can reach us by phone or e-mail from here: https://palantetech.coop/contact


Unless otherwise specified, all material with https://redmine.palantetech.coop/projects/commons/wiki/ in the URL is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

Cooperative documents

Bylaws - This document is licensed under a CC-0 license.
Certificate of Incorporation - This document is licensed under a CC-0 license.
Conflict Resolution Sheet template
Grievance Policy
Worker Evaluation Questionnaire
Accountability Process


Statement on Union Solidarity

User documentation


K9 Setup
How to set up Microsoft 365
Opening Another Mailbox in OWA
Intro to G Suite

General Resources

Choosing a webhost
PDF to Image Using PDFcreator
Tech client move checklist


Introduction to ownCloud
Instructions for ownCloud web and desktop clients
Instrucciones para clientes web y de escritorio ownCloud
ownCloud Administration
OwnCloud instructions for NDWA
Shared Drop

Security & Privacy

How to Enable Private Browsing

Technical Documentation


Windows 10 Wake On Lan fixes


Borg backups
IBackup for linux





Servers maintenance, shares

101 Uses for Curl - WIP
Common Problems
Debian 8 to 9
Debian 9 to 10
Debian 10 to 11
Owncloud cli cheatsheet
Resending lost messages to Redmine
ResourceSpace Installation

Web Development and Maintenance

Development environment
MySQL and Apache Tuning
Setting up a new site
Unhacking a WordPress site

Drupal, Backdrop and Web

Drupal and Backdrop Module Matrix
A table of Drupal 7 modules commonly used by Palante when building websites and their status for Drupal 8 and Backdrop
Installing Drush for working with Drupal 6-8 and Backdrop
Website Planning Questions


CiviCRM user story examples
Prefix/Suffix Mapping
CiviCRM Kettle Transforms
CiviCRM Monitoring Troubleshooting


Mapping Solutions
Basic Mapping Documentation
Mapping Polygons and Countries
Custom Mapping Style

Sample Contracts and Changelogs

These documents are licensed under a CC-0 license.

Sample Web/CiviCRM/VPS/NextCloud Maintenance/Support Plan contract
Maintenance plan changelog

Sample IT Managed Services Plan (MSP) contract
IT Managed Service changelog

Sample ADAP v1 contract
Sample ADAP v2 contract
ADAP Hosting Plan changelog (versions 1 and 2)