[Loadstone] Using the offline tools on linux
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Wed Oct 7 20:10:52 BST 2009
Any getting started with php and mysql result from google should teach
you enough to create a database. Then you should be able to look for the
part of the code that uses mysql and change the connection strings to
work with your server.
Georgina Joyce wrote:
> We use different language but that's exactly what I've done and asked
> the question; Do I need to set up a mysql database for the php scripts
> to access? Surely I need to set variables of a loadstone user of mysql?
> Use the grant privileges command?
> On Wed, 2009-10-07 at 17:04 +0200, Rob Melchers wrote:
>> Hi Gena,
>> The full Loadstone off-line package is Winndows based and provides a
>> webserver, php 5 and MySQL 4. For Linux you'll only need the contents of
>> the htdocs directory and place that in the htdocs directory of a webserver
>> that you have to set up yourself on Linux. I take it that most Linux
>> installations provide some sort of a package manager to help you to do this.
>> At 10/7/2009, you wrote:
>>> I've downloaded the tools.zip file and put the unpacked archive in my
>>> server tree. I've entered my number in the userid function. I've
>>> renamed england.osm to data.osm. It appears to me that I now need to
>>> set up mysql so that the tools can use a database. What do I need to do
>>> four kinds of freedom, for the users of the software:
>>> * The freedom to run the program, for any purpose (freedom 0).
>>> * The freedom to study how the program works, and adapt it to your
>>> needs (freedom 1). Access to the source code is a precondition for this.
>>> * The freedom to redistribute copies so you can help your neighbor
>>> (freedom 2).
>>> * The freedom to improve the program, and release your improvements
>>> to the public, so that the whole community benefits (freedom 3). Access
>>> to the source code is a precondition for this.
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