Changes between Version 9 and Version 10 of faq/wordpress/WordPressInstall


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May 8, 2012, 10:51:38 PM (9 years ago)
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    1010  * Alternately, if you are modestly comfortable with the Linux command-line interface and want to save some time, you can use wget to copy the archive directly to your account. You may later wish you had the files on your local machine, though, as it is likely you will want to edit themes or tweak other settings in a non-live environment. Anyway, to use the CLI method, check out these [http://codex.wordpress.org/Installing_WordPress#Step_1:_Download_and_Extract excellent instructions]. 
    1111 1. Rename the ''wp-config-sample.php'' file in the directory you just created to ''wp-config.php''.
    12  1. Open wp-config.php in your favorite text editor and fill in your database details, which MFPL support has hopefully by now placed in your SFTP root and/or sent you by OpenPGP-encrypted email.
     12 1. Open wp-config.php in your favorite text editor and fill in your database details as you entered them in the first step, when you created your database.
    1313 1. Place the WordPress files in the desired location on the web server:
    1414  * If you want to integrate WordPress into the root of your domain (e.g. !http://yourdomain.com/), move or upload all contents of the unzipped WordPress directory (but EXCLUDING the "wordpress" directory itself) into the root directory of your web server (/home/members/[your_username]/sites/[yourdomain.org]/web).