Generic UNIX Systems

  1. Unpack the archive to a location of your choice.
  2. Open the machcms directory and create a data directory. Set the permissions of this directory so that your web server can write to it.
  3. Rename the htaccess file to .htaccess (with the period prefix) or set the linkType in settings.xml to url.
  4. Move the machcms contents to the location of your choice (on the web server) and visit it in your web browser.

Mac OS X

  1. Download the Mac OS X installer package from the MachCMS web site.
  2. Open the *.dmg disk image and run the installer package.

Windows Systems

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