Gnu-Social

Notes on how to install and configure Gnu Social network server.

Install

Install and configure php, use gitolite hooks to deploy or just extract gnusocial on www directory. If is the first time setting up database, follow mariadb page steps, then create user and database;

$ sudo mysql -u root -p

Create social database;

> CREATE DATABASE social;

Create user;

> CREATE USER 'gnusocialuser'@'localhost' IDENTIFIED BY 'user_password';

Grant rights to user;

> GRANT ALL ON social.* TO 'gnusocialpuser'@'localhost' IDENTIFIED BY 'user_password' WITH GRANT OPTION;

Flush privileges and exit;

> FLUSH PRIVILEGES;
> EXIT;



Notes

Source for notes; gnu-social install documentation.