Drupal user/admin question

Ric Moore wayward4now at gmail.com
Sun Sep 11 23:13:29 UTC 2011

On Sun, 2011-09-11 at 18:03 -0400, Juan wrote:
> El 10/09/11 01:12, Patton Echols escribió:
> > at some point I will need to join a drupal group if I pursue it as a 
> > CMS. Hope I can get some insights as i attempt some test work.
> >
> > First is a really simple noob question.
> >
> > The documentation says that installation starts by unzipping the 
> > tarball into the web root of the server (Along with setting up a DB 
> > and other things). There are also comments about, "if there will be 
> > other installations" that I didn't quite follow.
> >
> > Question: Instead of the web root, I'd like to drop into 
> > webroot/drulaptest/ and point browsers there. I understand I could 
> > "just try it" â„¢ but I don't want to break something else. Do any of 
> > the drupal administrators / users on the list know if this would be a 
> > problem?
> >
> > Thanks for thoughts
> >
> >
> It is OK to set it on any directoty of your web server. You only need to 
> make sure any reference go to the correct folder in the config.

Apache has to be able to find it, too. I don't think it will run
standalone. Ric

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"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.
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