Commit 18bb160d authored by Matt Lee's avatar Matt Lee

Added GNU social install doc:

parent 547ce547
## How to install GNU social
There are two ways to install GNU social -- from git, or from a snapshot.
### Install from git
0. Make sure you have all the things you need installed:
sudo locale-gen en_US en_US.UTF-8
sudo dpkg-reconfigure locales
sudo apt-get update -q
sudo apt-get dist-upgrade -y
sudo apt-get install -y pound varnish php5 rsync htop emacs23-nox apache2 php5-mysql dtrx mysql-server exim4
1. SSH to your server
2. Make a directory for your installation and let the webserver write to it.
mkdir www/ -p
chown www-data:www-data www/
3. Check out GNU social into your directory.
cd www/
git clone git:// .
4. Make a database.
mysql -u root -p
create database social;
5. Visit your website and enter your name, database details, etc.
6. You're all set!
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