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 ===== Installation Guide ===== ===== Installation Guide =====
-Open eClass 3.7+Open eClass 3.8
  
  
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-==== 1.2 PHP (versions >= 5.6) ====+==== 1.2 PHP (versions >= 7.2) ====
  
-Although platform works well with versions PHP >= 5.6 it is recommended to upgrade to versions 7.x. 
 During PHP installation,​ it is important to activate the Apache support for PHP. Note that you will need to activate support for mysql, zlib, pcre, mbstring and gd modules in PHP. If you wish to use an LDAP server to authenticate users, you have to activate the module for ldap support as well. Most of the PHP distributions have built-in support for these modules (except for the ldap module maybe). Satisfaction of the above is checked during Open eClass installation. During PHP installation,​ it is important to activate the Apache support for PHP. Note that you will need to activate support for mysql, zlib, pcre, mbstring and gd modules in PHP. If you wish to use an LDAP server to authenticate users, you have to activate the module for ldap support as well. Most of the PHP distributions have built-in support for these modules (except for the ldap module maybe). Satisfaction of the above is checked during Open eClass installation.
  
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-You can decompress the openeclass-3.7.tar.gz file using the ''​tar xzvf openeclass-3.7.tar.gz''​ command. The sub-directory created during decompression of the packet includes all the application files and has to be placed in an accessible point by the computer web server.+You can decompress the openeclass-3.8.tar.gz file using the ''​tar xzvf openeclass-3.8.tar.gz''​ command. The sub-directory created during decompression of the packet includes all the application files and has to be placed in an accessible point by the computer web server.
  
 To give access rights to web server you can type the following commands (e.g. if the web server runs as a www-data user) To give access rights to web server you can type the following commands (e.g. if the web server runs as a www-data user)
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 ===Installation Process=== ===Installation Process===
  
-Decompress the ''​openeclass-3.7.zip''​ file in the root directory of the Apache. The subdirectory created during the decompression of the package includes all files of the application. This sub-directory has to be placed in an accessible path by the web server.+Decompress the ''​openeclass-3.8.zip''​ file in the root directory of the Apache. The subdirectory created during the decompression of the package includes all files of the application. This sub-directory has to be placed in an accessible path by the web server.
  
 In order to start installation,​ visit the ''/​install/''​ sub-directory address with a web browser. If, for example, the main eclass directory is located in http://​www.example.gr/​openeclass/,​ the address you have to type is http://​www.example.gr/​openeclass/​install/​. Then follow the platform installation guide steps like the ones presented on your screen. Note that during the installation process you will be required the following: In order to start installation,​ visit the ''/​install/''​ sub-directory address with a web browser. If, for example, the main eclass directory is located in http://​www.example.gr/​openeclass/,​ the address you have to type is http://​www.example.gr/​openeclass/​install/​. Then follow the platform installation guide steps like the ones presented on your screen. Note that during the installation process you will be required the following: