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authorAlex Pott2015-02-14 16:28:31 (GMT)
committerAlex Pott2015-02-14 16:28:31 (GMT)
commit4369860fbb1b1310b640fb2b2702ba35cf1ded66 (patch)
tree9289e805500119febb7986c7f13d3f774a58a714
parenta518f9d76bd4993ef1c57beb1e11633fb731ce17 (diff)
Issue #2371587 by fullerja, shrijata, Prashant.c: Review install.txt
-rw-r--r--core/INSTALL.txt83
1 files changed, 33 insertions, 50 deletions
diff --git a/core/INSTALL.txt b/core/INSTALL.txt
index 9e313c9..ab25c46 100644
--- a/core/INSTALL.txt
+++ b/core/INSTALL.txt
@@ -9,7 +9,6 @@ CONTENTS OF THIS FILE
* Building and customizing your site
* Multisite configuration
* Multilingual configuration
- * More information
REQUIREMENTS AND NOTES
----------------------
@@ -18,11 +17,11 @@ Drupal requires:
- A web server with PHP support, for example:
- Apache 2.0 (or greater) (http://httpd.apache.org/).
- - Nginx 1.1 (or greater) (http://www.nginx.com/).
-- PHP 5.4.5 (or greater) (http://www.php.net/).
+ - Nginx 1.1 (or greater) (http://nginx.com/).
+- PHP 5.4.5 (or greater) (http://php.net/).
- One of the following databases:
- MySQL 5.0.15 (or greater) (http://www.mysql.com/).
- - MariaDB 5.1.44 (or greater) (http://mariadb.org/). MariaDB is a fully
+ - MariaDB 5.1.44 (or greater) (https://mariadb.org/). MariaDB is a fully
compatible drop-in replacement for MySQL.
- Percona Server 5.1.70 (or greater) (http://www.percona.com/). Percona
Server is a backwards-compatible replacement for MySQL.
@@ -31,11 +30,11 @@ Drupal requires:
For more detailed information about Drupal requirements, including a list of
PHP extensions and configurations that are required, see "System requirements"
-(http://drupal.org/requirements) in the Drupal.org online documentation.
+(https://www.drupal.org/requirements) in the Drupal.org online documentation.
For detailed information on how to configure a test server environment using a
variety of operating systems and web servers, see "Local server setup"
-(http://drupal.org/node/157602) in the Drupal.org online documentation.
+(https://www.drupal.org/node/157602) in the Drupal.org online documentation.
Note that all directories mentioned in this document are always relative to the
directory of your Drupal installation, and commands are meant to be run from
@@ -47,7 +46,7 @@ OPTIONAL SERVER REQUIREMENTS
- If you want to use Drupal's "Clean URLs" feature on an Apache web server, you
will need the mod_rewrite module and the ability to use local .htaccess
files. For Clean URLs support on IIS, see "Clean URLs with IIS"
- (http://drupal.org/node/3854) in the Drupal.org online documentation.
+ (https://www.drupal.org/node/3854) in the Drupal.org online documentation.
- If you plan to use XML-based services such as RSS aggregation, you will need
PHP's XML extension. This extension is enabled by default on most PHP
@@ -68,23 +67,23 @@ INSTALLATION
1. Download and extract Drupal.
- You can obtain the latest Drupal release from http://drupal.org -- the files
- are available in .tar.gz and .zip formats and can be extracted using most
- compression tools.
+ You can obtain the latest Drupal release from https://www.drupal.org -- the
+ files are available in .tar.gz and .zip formats and can be extracted using
+ most compression tools.
To download and extract the files, on a typical Unix/Linux command line, use
- the following commands (assuming you want version x.y of Drupal in .tar.gz
+ the following commands (assuming you want version x.y.z of Drupal in .tar.gz
format):
- wget http://drupal.org/files/projects/drupal-x.y.tar.gz
- tar -zxvf drupal-x.y.tar.gz
+ wget https://www.drupal.org/files/projects/drupal-x.y.z.tar.gz
+ tar -zxvf drupal-x.y.z.tar.gz
- This will create a new directory drupal-x.y/ containing all Drupal files and
- directories. Then, to move the contents of that directory into a directory
- within your web server's document root or your public HTML directory,
- continue with this command:
+ This will create a new directory drupal-x.y.z/ containing all Drupal files
+ and directories. Then, to move the contents of that directory into a
+ directory within your web server's document root or your public HTML
+ directory, continue with this command:
- mv drupal-x.y/* drupal-x.y/.htaccess /path/to/your/installation
+ mv drupal-x.y.z/* drupal-x.y.z/.htaccess drupal-x.y.z/.csslintrc drupal-x.y.z/.editorconfig drupal-x.y.z/.eslintignore drupal-x.y.z/.eslintrc /path/to/your/installation
2. Create the Drupal database.
@@ -189,7 +188,7 @@ INSTALLATION
maintenance account on a "Welcome" page. If the default Drupal theme is not
displaying properly and links on the page result in "Page Not Found" errors,
you may be experiencing problems with clean URLs. Visit
- http://drupal.org/getting-started/clean-urls to troubleshoot.
+ https://www.drupal.org/getting-started/clean-urls to troubleshoot.
5. Change file system storage settings (optional).
@@ -247,9 +246,9 @@ INSTALLATION
name of each file for CHANGELOG.txt in the example.
For more information on setting file permissions, see "Modifying Linux,
- Unix, and Mac file permissions" (http://drupal.org/node/202483) or
- "Modifying Windows file permissions" (http://drupal.org/node/202491) in the
- Drupal.org online documentation.
+ Unix, and Mac file permissions" (https://www.drupal.org/node/202483) or
+ "Modifying Windows file permissions" (https://www.drupal.org/node/202491) in
+ the Drupal.org online documentation.
7. Set up independent "cron" maintenance jobs.
@@ -287,9 +286,9 @@ INSTALLATION
page.
More information about cron maintenance tasks is available at
- http://drupal.org/cron, and sample cron shell scripts can be found in the
- scripts/ directory. (Note that these scripts must be customized like the
- above example, to add your site-specific cron key and domain name.)
+ https://www.drupal.org/cron, and sample cron shell scripts can be found in
+ the core/scripts/ directory. (Note that these scripts must be customized like
+ the above example, to add your site-specific cron key and domain name.)
REINSTALL
------------
@@ -312,7 +311,8 @@ A new installation of Drupal defaults to a very basic configuration. To extend
your site, you use "modules" and "themes". A module is a plugin that adds
functionality to Drupal, while a theme changes the look of your site. The core
of Drupal provides several optional modules and themes, and you can download
-more at http://drupal.org/project/modules and http://drupal.org/project/themes
+more at https://www.drupal.org/project/project_module and
+https://www.drupal.org/project/project_theme
Do not mix downloaded or custom modules and themes with Drupal's core modules
and themes. Drupal's modules and themes are located in the /core/modules and
@@ -323,9 +323,9 @@ directories -- see the Multisite Configuration section, below.
Never edit Drupal's core modules and themes; instead, use the hooks available in
the Drupal API. To modify the behavior of Drupal, develop a module as described
-at http://drupal.org/developing/modules. To modify the look of Drupal, create a
-subtheme as described at http://drupal.org/node/225125, or a completely new
-theme as described at http://drupal.org/documentation/theme
+at https://www.drupal.org/developing/modules. To modify the look of Drupal,
+create a subtheme as described at https://www.drupal.org/node/2165673, or a
+completely new theme as described at https://www.drupal.org/documentation/theme
MULTISITE CONFIGURATION
-----------------------
@@ -389,8 +389,8 @@ accessible to other sites, the setup would look like this:
themes/custom_theme
modules/custom_module
-NOTE: for more information about multiple virtual hosts or the configuration
-settings, consult http://drupal.org/getting-started/6/install/multi-site
+For more information about multiple virtual hosts or the configuration
+settings, consult https://www.drupal.org/documentation/install/multi-site
For more information on configuring Drupal's file system path in a multisite
configuration, see step 6 above.
@@ -401,22 +401,5 @@ MULTILINGUAL CONFIGURATION
By default, Drupal is installed in one language, and further languages may be
installed later.
-For detailed instructions, visit http://drupal.org/documentation/multilingual
-
-MORE INFORMATION
-----------------
-
-- See the Drupal.org online documentation:
- http://drupal.org/documentation
-
-- For a list of security announcements, see the "Security advisories" page at
- http://drupal.org/security (available as an RSS feed). This page also
- describes how to subscribe to these announcements via email.
-
-- For information about the Drupal security process, or to find out how to
- report a potential security issue to the Drupal security team, see the
- "Security team" page at http://drupal.org/security-team
-
-- For information about the wide range of available support options, visit
- http://drupal.org and click on Community and Support in the top or bottom
- navigation.
+For detailed instructions, visit
+https://www.drupal.org/documentation/multilingual