[Koha] install koha

Chris Cormack chris at bigballofwax.co.nz
Tue Sep 2 08:44:25 NZST 2014

On 1 September 2014 23:26, gopiii <gopikrishn.r at gmail.com> wrote:

> By default, Koha can be installed in one of three ways:
> standard: Install files in conformance with the Filesystem
>           Hierarchy Standard (FHS).  This is the default mode
>           and should be used when installing a production
>           Koha system.  On Unix systems, root access is
>           needed to complete a standard installation.
> single:   Install files under a single directory.  This option
>           is useful for installing Koha without root access, e.g.,
>           on a web host that allows CGI scripts and MySQL databases
>           but requires the user to keep all files under the user's
>           HOME directory.
> dev:      Create a set of symbolic links and configuration files to
>           allow Koha to run directly from the source distribution.
>           This mode is useful for developers who want to run
>           Koha from a git clone.
This tells us you are most definitely not installing using the packages.

You should use the packages is you are on a debian based distribution (like

Please try installing with the packages, using the urls that people have
sent. And give
full feedback, not, it's not working. That is not useful for us to help you.

You should only use the tarball method of install on a system where you can
not use the packages.


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