[Instantrails-users] Typo 2.5.6 Installed on InstantRails (quick step by step)

E Gard x2egard at yahoo.com
Sat Oct 15 14:53:57 EDT 2005

1) Unzip Typo 2.5.6 into the rails_apps folder.
2) Rails Applications --> Manage Rails Applications...
   (InstantRails application menu)
3) Check Typo-2.5.6 and click and configure SCGI
4) Edit hosts and add:	typo
5) Edit httpd.conf (at the bottom of the file):

<VirtualHost *>
    ServerName typo
    # handle all requests through SCGI
    SCGIMount /
    # (*** CHANGE #1 FOR TYPO ***)
    # Changed to Typo folder (typo-2.5.6)
    DocumentRoot ${path}/rails_apps/typo-2.5.6/public
    <Directory ${path}/rails_apps/typo-2.5.6/public>
        Options +FollowSymLinks
        Order allow,deny
        allow from all
    AddDefaultCharset utf-8
    ErrorDocument 500 /500.html
    ErrorDocument 404 /404.html
    # matches locations with a dot following at least
one more characters,
    # that is, things like   *.html, *.css, *.js,
which should be delivered
    # directly from the filesystem. Also matches the
    # subdirectories: images, javascript(s),

    # (*** CHANGE #2 FOR TYPO ***)
    # For Typo, remove stylesheets in list below
        # don't handle those with SCGI
        SCGIHandler Off

    # (*** CHANGE #3 FOR TYPO ***)
    # For Typo, removed
    #<LocationMatch "^/$">
    #    # don't handle just / with SCGI
    #    SCGIHandler Off


6) Use Configure -> Database (via PhpMyAdmin)
from the InstantRails menu.
Create the databases (typo, typo_dev, typo_test).
Use the db/schema.mysql.sql from typo to generate the

7) Browser to http://typo


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