Drupal has a basic layer that supports modules that allow additional behaviors. Credit: Sen. Sherrod Brown-2011. Available for Drupal modules provide a wide assortment characteristics, including e-commerce systems, photo galleries, managing lists of e-mail, etc. Paulo Coelho shines more light on the discussion. Drupal can meet almost any role, from corporate intranets to online teaching, art and project management communities. Drupal stands out among the type largely by active communities of users after reading these fundamental concepts, it is time then begin with the installation. Installing Drupal Lo first is download the latest version of Drupal. Now Drupal 6.17 then unzip the file and put it in the appropriate directory.
In case of mounting on our machine must have installed the Apache and MySQL. There are programs that install everything a look such as Wamp (in this case put in the folder) or the XAMPP (in this case put in the httpdocs folder). Put then in the browser and here select phpmyadmin and create a BD. Then also in select the folder with the name you put to the installation folder of Drupal that you unzipped and copied in the step 2 and start the installation. The first screen that appears has two options.
This installation is in English, but other languages can be installed. More ahead, we will install the language by now demos click Instal Drupal en Espanol. Then a screen with a box in red which means there is an error.We have to do is go to the folder /drupal/sites/default /, duplicate the default.settings.php file and give it the name settings.php and then click try again on the next screen to configure the connection to the BD.We put the name of the DB we created in step 3 and the username and password of the BD (root and by default), but it is advisable to replace them. Save and continue. In the screen that follows, we set up our site.