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Quickstart

This page explains how to quickly install and set up eZ Platform for development.

Prerequisites

To quickly install eZ Platform, you need a Linux machine with PHP and MySQL installed.

For more details see Full requirements.

Installation

To install eZ Platform you need Composer and git on your system.

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composer create-project --keep-vcs ezsystems/ezplatform .
composer ezplatform-install

For more details see Install eZ Platform.

Run eZ Platform

To run eZ Platform on the built-in PHP server:

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php bin/console server:run

The command will output the address of the development server. Add /admin to access the Back Office. The default Administrator login is admin with password publish.

Project structure

eZ Platform is a Symfony app and follows the project structure used by Symfony.

For more details see Structuring a bundle.

First steps

See First steps for common first tasks on a clean eZ Platform installation.

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