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What settings are required in php.ini file?

safe_mode = Off (Need this to be able to write uploaded files to disk)
open_basedir = (This needs to be commented out, to be able to write uploaded files to disk)
file_uploads = On (So w can upload files)
max_execution_time = 600 (Maximum execution time of each script, in seconds (If this is too small will not be able to upload large files)
upload_max_filesize = 500M (Maximum file upload size)
short_open_tag = On (So that PHP can recognize tags as well as tags)
register_globals = Off
allow_call_time_pass_reference = On (Support legacy code)

How do I create the database?

You have to create the database using the the project_db.sql file in the epi direcory If your MySQL database is 4.0 or less, you will need to use the file project_db4.sql If you are Government agency and want to be to classify your users as "Government Employees", "Contractors", "Foreign National", and "Others" use the file project_db_govt.sql To create the database run the command
mysql -uroot -p < project_db.sql
or
mysql -ulogin_name -p < project_db.sql
(Use your real mysql login instead of login_name)

What files are installed and where?

The application should be installed off the root directory of the webserver.
Usaully located in /usr/local/apache/htdocs or /var/www/html
cd Epiware_4.5
cp -r epi /usr/local/apache/htdocs

Epiware will then be located on you server at the location www.mycompany.com/epi.

Epiware also relies on binaries to extract text and index the text from word and pdf documents. They are located by default in the directory /storage/binaries. This can easily be changed by editing the file config.inc.php in the epi directory and changing the following variable.

define("BINARY_LOCATION", "/storage/binaries");

Where are all of the uploaded documents stored?

By default all files are stored in the location /storage/document_area. This can easily be changed by editing the file config.inc.php in the epi directory.
define("DOCUMENT_DIRECTORY","/storage/document_area");
define("CALENDAR_ATTACHMENT_DIRECTORY","/storage/attachments");
define("IMAGE_GALLERY_PATH","/storage/document_area");
define("ERROR_LOG_PATH", "/storage/document_area");
define("EPI_BANNER_DIRECTORY","/storage/document_area");

Why emails are addressed from "www.mycompany.com"?

This can easily be changed by editing the file config.inc.php in the epi directory.
define("WEB_SERVER", "www.mycompany.com");