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== Linux/Unix command line ==
 
These instructions should be very similar on Windows.
 
 
 
Move to the directory where you wish to install Moodle. Moodle will go in ./moodle, relative to this directory
 
cd ~
 
Clone the offical Moodle repository via git
 
git clone git://git.moodle.org/moodle.git
 
If you have firewall issues with the git protocol, the above may not work, in which case you can try cloning the official github repository via http
 
git clone https://github.com/moodle/moodle.git
 
 
 
Initialized empty Git repository in ~/moodle/.git/
 
remote: Counting objects: 448351, done.
 
remote: Compressing objects: 100% (103262/103262), done.
 
remote: Total 448351 (delta 336929), reused 446784 (delta 335924)
 
Receiving objects: 100% (448351/448351), 128.54 MiB | 10.94 MiB/s, done.
 
Resolving deltas: 100% (336929/336929), done.
 
Move in to the new moodle directory (you can rename this if you wish)
 
cd moodle
 
From here, you can edit config.php and install as per the [[Installing_Moodle#Setting-up_your_web_server|Installation Instructions]]
 
Upgrading to the latest Moodle version is now 2 simple commands:
 
git fetch
 
git merge origin/master
 

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