Debian 8: Install Drupal for CMS

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1 Install Drupal

  • This article uses default SSL/TLS certicication file for https. Please change your SSL/TLS certification file.
  • If you use http instead of https, change 443 to 80 and delete SSLXXX directive in /etc/apache2/sites-available/drupal.conf.
  • MYSQL_PASSWD is password of root user in MySQL and DRUPAL_PASSWD is password of drupal7 user in MySQL.

#!/bin/shset -eMYSQL_VERSION=5.5[ -z “${MYSQL_PASSWD}” ] && MYSQL_PASSWD=mysql[ -z “${DRUPAL_PASSWD}” ] && DRUPAL_PASSWD=drupaldebian_install_mysql(){ cat <<EOF | sudo debconf-set-selectionsmysql-server-${MYSQL_VERSION} mysql-server/root_password password ${MYSQL_PASSWD}mysql-server-${MYSQL_VERSION} mysql-server/root_password_again password ${MYSQL_PASSWD}EOF sudo apt install -y mysql-server}debian_install_drupal(){ cat <<EOF | sudo debconf-set-selectionsdrupal7 drupal7/dbconfig-install boolean truedrupal7 drupal7/database-type select mysqldrupal7 drupal7/mysql/admin-pass password ${MYSQL_PASSWD}drupal7 drupal7/password-confirm password ${MYSQL_PASSWD}drupal7 drupal7/mysql/app-pass password ${DRUPAL_PASSWD}drupal7 drupal7/app-password-confirm password ${DRUPAL_PASSWD}EOF sudo apt install -y drupal7}debian_install_apache(){ sudo apt install -y apache2 libapache2-mod-php5 sudo mv /etc/apache2/conf-available/drupal7.conf /etc/apache2/conf-available/drupal7.conf.orig cat <<EOF | sudo tee /etc/apache2/conf-available/drupal7.conf<VirtualHost _default_:443> SSLEngine on SSLCertificateFile /etc/ssl/certs/ssl-cert-snakeoil.pem SSLCertificateKeyFile /etc/ssl/private/ssl-cert-snakeoil.key$(sed -e ‘s/^/ /g’ /etc/apache2/conf-available/drupal7.conf.orig)</VirtualHost>EOF sudo a2enmod php5 sudo a2enmod ssl sudo a2enconf drupal7 sudo systemctl enable apache2 sudo systemctl restart apache2}debian_main(){ debian_install_mysql debian_install_drupal debian_install_apache}debian_main

2 Access to Drupal

Access to the following URL and setup Drupal.


After setup, access to the following URL and Drupal is displayed.


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