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== Installing a web server ==
 
== Installing a web server ==
* [http://www.apachefriends.org/en/xampp.html XAMPP]
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Installing a typical web server environment is very easy with following [[wikipedia:List_of_AMP_packages|AMP-packages]] (Apache, MySQL, PHP).
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* '''[http://www.apachefriends.org/en/xampp.html XAMPP] (Mutliple OS)'''
 
** [[Configuring a XAMPP server for joomla development]]
 
** [[Configuring a XAMPP server for joomla development]]
 
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** [[Xampp]]
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* '''[[wikipedia:LAMP (software bundle)|LAMP]]''' (Linux)
 
**[[Configuring a LAMPP server for PHP development]]
 
**[[Configuring a LAMPP server for PHP development]]
* [http://www.wampserver.com/en/ WAMP], [[wikipedia:LAMP (software bundle)|LAMP]], [[wikipedia: MAMP ]], ...
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* '''[[wikipedia:WAMP|WAMP]] (Windows)''',.  A good choice for for a local server environment for windows is [http://www.wampserver.com/en/ WampServer].
 
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* '''[[wikipedia: MAMP|MAMP]] (Macintosh / OS X)''' http://www.mamp.info/en/download.html MAMP] by living-e AG may be a good choice.
* [[Edit PHP.INI File]]
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If you want use XDebug for debuggin, you'll need to tune php settings
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== Installing an IDE / Editor (and debugging)==
 
== Installing an IDE / Editor (and debugging)==

Revision as of 16:26, 10 August 2012

Contents

Introduction

This is a trial to better structure all the wiki pages around developing on and with joomla. Such as:

Installing a web server

Installing a typical web server environment is very easy with following AMP-packages (Apache, MySQL, PHP).

If you want use XDebug for debuggin, you'll need to tune php settings

Installing an IDE / Editor (and debugging)

Debugging specifics

Installing a version control

If you like to contribute to the actual Joomla! code, SVN is what is used there.

Installing a build mechanism

Related

Help is appreciated finding related pages and making these pages less redundant.