Commit b4978897 authored by Dries's avatar Dries

- Patch #25792 by Cvbge: improved installation instructions.

parent 90535c33
...@@ -6,7 +6,6 @@ CONTENTS OF THIS FILE ...@@ -6,7 +6,6 @@ CONTENTS OF THIS FILE
* Introduction * Introduction
* Installation and configuration: * Installation and configuration:
- Database and user creation - Database and user creation
- PL/pgSQL procedural language installation
- Drupal schema loading - Drupal schema loading
INTRODUCTION INTRODUCTION
...@@ -39,24 +38,11 @@ INSTALLATION AND CONFIGURATION ...@@ -39,24 +38,11 @@ INSTALLATION AND CONFIGURATION
use with Drupal only. The following command creates a new database use with Drupal only. The following command creates a new database
named "databasename", which is owned by previously created "username": named "databasename", which is owned by previously created "username":
createdb --encoding=SQL_ASCII --owner=username databasename createdb --encoding=UNICODE --owner=username databasename
If everything works correctly, you'll see a "CREATE DATABASE" notice. If everything works correctly, you'll see a "CREATE DATABASE" notice.
3. INSTALL THE PL/pgSQL LANGUAGE 3. LOAD THE DRUPAL DATABASE SCHEMA
You must also install the PL/pgSQL language if it does not exist:
createlang plpgsql databasename
If everything works correctly, you won't see any messages. It is
possible that the PL/pgSQL language was already installed; if so,
running the above command would give you the following error:
createlang: language "plpgsql" is already
installed in database "databasename"
4. LOAD THE DRUPAL DATABASE SCHEMA
Once the database has been created, load the required tables into it: Once the database has been created, load the required tables into it:
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...@@ -79,23 +79,23 @@ ...@@ -79,23 +79,23 @@
* ); * );
* *
* Database URL format: * Database URL format:
* $db_url = 'mysql://username:password@localhost/database'; * $db_url = 'mysql://username:password@localhost/databasename';
* $db_url = 'mysqli://username:password@localhost/database'; * $db_url = 'mysqli://username:password@localhost/databasename';
* $db_url = 'pgsql://username:password@localhost/database'; * $db_url = 'pgsql://username:password@localhost/databasename';
*/ */
$db_url = 'mysql://username:password@localhost/database'; $db_url = 'mysql://username:password@localhost/databasename';
$db_prefix = ''; $db_prefix = '';
/** /**
* Base URL: * Base URL:
* *
* The URL of your website's main page. It is not allowed to have * The URL of your website's main page. It is not allowed to have
* a trailing slash; Drupal will add it for you. * a trailing slash; Drupal will add it for you.
* *
* Examples: * Examples:
* $base_url = 'http://localhost'; * $base_url = 'http://localhost';
* $base_url = 'http://example.com/drupal'; * $base_url = 'http://example.com/drupal';
* *
* By default, Drupal tries to set the $base_url for you using * By default, Drupal tries to set the $base_url for you using
* the code below. * the code below.
*/ */
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