Brief overview

This is a questions-an-answers web service. Built on top of Laravel PHP framework.


First of all, install Composer:

Under Linux:

$ curl -sS | php
$ mv composer.phar /usr/local/bin/composer

Under Windows: Composer Windows installation manual

Now, install project dependencies: php composer.phar install. And do not forget to add permissions to your pblic/ and app/storage/ directories: chmod -R a+rwx public/ app/storage/.

Then, set up the MySQL server and configure it at app/config/database.php file. At MySQL paragraph.

And finally, update your DB schema running php artisan migrate:install && php artisan migrate.

Now, just run php -S localhost:3000 at the document root of the project and navigate to http://localhost:3000/server.php/.

More on Laravel installation - here.