# Server Installation
To install Chevereto it requires a server environment where the software and uploaded files will be served. This document outlines the generic installation process from scratch.
cPanel users are advised to check the cPanel guide.
Before installing anything check that the target server provides the system requirements to run Chevereto.
# Using web panels
You can refer to the documentation for creating the MySQL database required for Chevereto. Here references for the most popular panels:
- CloudPanel Database (opens new window)
- cPanel Database (opens new window)
- Plesk Database (opens new window)
- CyberPanel Database (opens new window)
# Using the MySQL console
Run the following command to create the
chevereto database and its user binding:
sudo mysql -uroot -ppassword -e "CREATE DATABASE chevereto; \ CREATE USER 'chevereto' IDENTIFIED BY 'user_database_password'; \ GRANT ALL ON chevereto.* TO 'chevereto' IDENTIFIED BY 'user_database_password';"
# Provide application
The Installer will detect any missing library in your system, it works as a system check utility.
The installer.php (opens new window) is a single-file tool which will ease the installation of the software. It's an API client which downloads and extracts the software for you.
The installer provides a HTTP API (opens new window) for the whole process:
The Installer also provides a CLI API (opens new window).
You can check the repository at chevereto/installer (opens new window).
# Zip package
- Download the latest release (opens new window)
- Upload all the contents of the
cheveretofolder to your server (usually in the
- Go to your target website URL and follow the instructions
Refer to First-steps instructions.