This documentation details the server administration tasks for Matrix, including setting up your server. It is designed for technical users who are also system administrators for your server.
In this documentation, the Matrix root directory used is
This directory is referred to as either
<system_root> in long command strings.
|The scripts and configurations included in this section are only applicable if you have command-line access to the Matrix server.|
- Server configuration files
Learn about the various configuration files used within Matrix.
- Upgrade script
Learn how to use the Matrix Upgrade script to upgrade your installation.
- Maintenance tasks
Learn about the various maintenance scripts shipped with Matrix.
- Memcache configuration
Learn how to configure Memcache as an alternative to Matrix Cache.
- Redis Configuration
Learn how to configure Redis cache storage as an alternative to Matrix Cache.
- main.inc configuration
Learn about the primary configuration file for Matrix.
- Matrix SQL client
Learn how to initiate an interactive database terminal.
- Server scripts
Learn about the scripts available within Matrix.
- Import/export scripts
Learn how to use the import and export scripts available with Matrix.
- Asset moving scripts
Learn about scripts that assist with moving assets within the system.
- Asset removal scripts
Learn about scripts that remove assets within Matrix.
- System management scripts
Learn about scripts helpful in managing your Matrix installation.
- System integrity scripts
Learn about included scripts that can improve your Matrix installation integrity.
- URL scripts
Learn how to manage URLs in Matrix with the included scripts.
- Design parsing scripts
Learn about scripts to help re-parse designs in your Matrix installation.
- Backup script
Learn how to use the backup script to make a backup of your Matrix installation.
- Purge trash script
Learn how to purge trash using this script.
- Recreate link tree script
Learn how to regenerate the link tree in the database for all assets.
- Remove internal message script
Learn how to use this script to manage messages stored on your Matrix installation.
- Publish static content script
Learn about publishing static site content using this script.
- Update LDAP bridge references script
Learn how to use this script to update an LDAP bridge’s references.