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This directory contains source code to Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware
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Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware is Free and Open Source Software (FOSS). It is a community-driven project. 
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It exists and improves by the participation of people just like YOU.


INSTALLATION
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The rest of this document includes parts of the online documentation that
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might be enough to get you running Tiki. For more details, please see:
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 http://doc.tiki.org/Install
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Before you get started, it is a good idea to know:
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    * Your database schema name, database user name and password
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    * Your Apache user and group ID (e.g. www-user and www-data)
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		If not, Tiki will detect
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These are notes on how to setup and configure Tiki.
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Step one: unpack the archive
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Unpack the Tiki files to the document root of where you want it installed,
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e.g. /var/www/tiki/ 

To unpack the bz2 file, use:
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tar xjf tiki-[version].tar.bz2
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Step two: run setup.sh to set permissions
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Run setup.sh and follow the instructions
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# sh setup.sh
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Step three: create the database
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* create a database for Tiki
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  - either using PhpMyAdmin and MySQL
  - or on the command line "mysqladmin create dbname"
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    the database schema name is usually called "tiki"
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Be sure to record the following items:
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	- The database schema name
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	- The user name and password that has admin authority in the database.
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Step four: browser-based setup
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* Point your browser to the web address that corresponds to the file
  tiki-install.php (e.g. http://localhost/tiki/tiki-install.php)
* Follow the instructions there
  you'll need the password and user name for your database 
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* To log into Tiki for the first time:
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  - user: admin
  - password: admin


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Step five: configure your site
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Next you can configure Tiki to suit your needs:
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* Use a profile to populate your database.
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* Choose which features you want enabled
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  - go to tiki-admin.php by clicking on the "Control Panels" link
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  on the left side of your screen 
* (Optionally) create groups of users that share permissions
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Good luck and have fun with Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware!
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IMPORTANT LINKS
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* General information & overview
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  http://info.tiki.org
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* Official Tiki documentation website
  http://doc.tiki.org
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* Forums & community
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  http://tiki.org/tiki-forums.php
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* Developers
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  http://dev.tiki.org
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* Themes & styling
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  http://themes.tiki.org
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* Profiles
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  http://profiles.tiki.org
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* Security
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  http://security.tiki.org
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* IRC chat channel: #tikiwiki on irc.freenode.net
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  http://irc.tiki.org/
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ps:
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Now you may want to come to http://tiki.org and join the community!
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