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rwa authored on 20.03.2019 17:46:51
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 Prerequisites
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-There are two methods of using HashOver, both methods require doing the following first:
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+To install or update hashover on your webserver you need to take the following steps:
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 1. Download a release from: https://gitlab.com/guzzisti1/hashover-legacy/tags
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-2. Extract the files under "hashover-master" at or upload them to your website's document root.
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-3. Give (chmod) all the files permissions "0644" (readable by all and writable by owner).
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-4. Give directories and PHP files permissions "0755" (readable by all, writable by owner, executable by all).
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-5. Give "hashover/pages" directory permission "0777" (readable, writable and executable by all).
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+2. Extract the archive and upload all files/folders to your webspace
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+3. Give directories and PHP files permissions "0755" (readable by all, writable by owner, executable by all).
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-> It is not recommended that permissions "0777" ever be used. For security reasons, the "hashover/pages" directory should be "given" (chown) to the user that the server is configured to execute PHP scripts as, for example "www-data". And then simply give the "hashover/pages" directory permissions "0755".**
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+-> It is not recommended that permissions "0777" ever be used. For security reasons, the "hashover/pages" directory should be "given" (chown) to the user that the server is configured to execute PHP scripts as, for example "www-data". And then simply give the "hashover/pages" directory permissions "0755".**
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 Required Setup
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-**The following actions are required before using HashOver.**
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+**The following actions are required before using HashOver for the first time.** Your custom settings will not be overriden when upgrading.
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 Rename the following files in `hashover/scripts/`:
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 * `secrets.php.dist` -> `secrets.php`
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 * `settings.php.dist` -> `settings.php`
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 Edit the file `hashover/scripts/secrets.php` and make the following changes.
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-Set a UNIQUE 8 to 32 character value for the `$encryption_key` variable.
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-Set the `$notification_email` variable to any valid e-mail address.
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-Set a UNIQUE value for the `$admin_nickname` variable.
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-Set a UNIQUE value for the `$admin_password` variable.
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+* Set a UNIQUE 8 to 32 character value for the `$encryption_key` variable.
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+* Set the `$notification_email` variable to any valid e-mail address.
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+* Set a UNIQUE value for the `$admin_nickname` variable.
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+* Set a UNIQUE value for the `$admin_password` variable.
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-Updating
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+Edit the file `hashover/scripts/settings.php` to fit your needs.
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 Using HashOver
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