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vtiger

I don't know why, I don't know how, suffice it to say someday I woke up, willing to try vtiger on my own server.

Here it's howto install vtiger 5.1.0 sources on ubuntu 8.04(.3) X86_64

sudo su; mkdir src; cd src

wget http://downloads.sourceforge.net/project/vtigercrm/vtiger%20CRM%205.1.0/Core%20Product/vtigercrm-5.1.0.tar.gz

tar xvzf vtigercrm-5.1.0.tar.gz
apt-get update && apt-get upgrade
tasksel -> choose LAMP and install
apt-get install php5 php5-gd libapache2-mod-auth-mysql php5-mysql php5-imap
cp -r /root/src/vtigercrm /var/www/
cp /etc/php5/apache2/php.ini /etc/php5/apache2/php.ini.ori
vi /etc/php5/apache2/php.ini

You need to do the following recommended changes to make sure PHP works well with V-Tiger.
File: /etc/php5/apache2/php.ini

safe_mode = Off # default
display_errors = On # default
file_uploads = On # default
register_globals = Off # default
max_execution_time = 600 # was: 30
output_buffering = On # was: Off
memory_limit = 64M # default
error_reporting = E_ALL & ~E_NOTICE # default
allow_call_time_pass_reference = On # default
log_errors = Off                       # default
short_open_tag = On # default

- Create a Virtual Host for apache
vi /etc/apache2/sites-available/vtiger
<VirtualHost *:80>
ServerName vtiger.mydomain.com
DocumentRoot /var/www/vtigercrm/
ErrorLog /var/log/apache2/vtiger.mydomain.com.error_log
CustomLog /var/log/apache2/vtiger.mydomain.com.access_log combined
<Directory /var/www/vtigercrm>
Options Indexes FollowSymLinks MultiViews
AllowOverride None
Order allow,deny
allow from all
</Directory>
</VirtualHost>
/etc/init.d/apache2 restart
cd /etc/apache2/sites-enabled
ln -s ../sites-available/vtiger vtiger
Open up a browser on another machine on the network to test the folder.
cd /var/www
find vtigercrm/ -type d -exec chmod 750 {} \;
find vtigercrm/ -type f -exec chmod 640 {} \;
chown -R www-data: vtigercrm/
MYSQL create DB
mysql --user root -p
CREATE DATABASE vtigerdb DEFAULT CHARACTER SET utf8 DEFAULT COLLATE utf8_general_ci;
GRANT ALL ON vtigerdb.* TO 'vtigerusr'@'localhost' IDENTIFIED BY 'non-sense-fckuing-password';
vi /etc/mysql/my.cnf
change:
bind-address            = 0.0.0.0 # to allow connection from all
...well, now I have to figure out why I needed all this!
-sources:
http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=358395
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/linux-software-2/vtiger-installation-on-a-ubuntu-server-v9.04-735979/
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