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There was no intention to provide a fully secured production server. This just gets basic Moodle working on 'localhost'.
 
There was no intention to provide a fully secured production server. This just gets basic Moodle working on 'localhost'.
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==Install Mythbuntu==
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- Install [http://www.mythbuntu.org/ Mythbuntu] using (if in doubt) default settings
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- Log in and exit MythTV application (using Escape Key)
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- Run Firefox and ensure that 'mythweb' is running at localhost (proving the web server is running)
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==Basic Setup==
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- Open a terminal window (from Applications>Accessories)
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- become root, install some additional software (git and php extras Moodle needs):
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<code>
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sudo su  (you will need to enter your password)
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apt-get update
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apt-get install git git-core git-doc
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apt-get install php5-gd php5-curl php5-intl php5-xmlrpc
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</code>

Revision as of 10:57, 18 March 2011

Introduction

This is probably an unrealistic scenario but it stemmed from a question asked in the forums and the results might be useful to others. This was done on Mythbuntu 10.10. Mythbuntu is one of the Ubuntu derivatives, in this case providing a Linux based TV package. It comes with PHP, Apache and MySQL installed having its own web-based controller.

There was no intention to provide a fully secured production server. This just gets basic Moodle working on 'localhost'.

Install Mythbuntu

- Install Mythbuntu using (if in doubt) default settings - Log in and exit MythTV application (using Escape Key) - Run Firefox and ensure that 'mythweb' is running at localhost (proving the web server is running)

Basic Setup

- Open a terminal window (from Applications>Accessories) - become root, install some additional software (git and php extras Moodle needs):

sudo su  (you will need to enter your password)
apt-get update
apt-get install git git-core git-doc
apt-get install php5-gd php5-curl php5-intl php5-xmlrpc