added info about configuring PHP with gettext support
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f8f9bed9 1Sorry for the incomplete documentation at this time. Here is a quick
2overview of how to install SquirrelMail.
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9b57e848 41. Configure PHP4 --with-gettext for internationalization.
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9b57e848 62. Make Apache (or whatever web server) happy with PHP4.
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83. Unarchive SquirrelMail in a subdirectory that is accessable by the
f8f9bed9 9 web server. EX: /home/httpd/html/squirrelmail-0.1
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9b57e848 114. Edit the config file, config/config.php
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9b57e848 135. Change the permissons for the "data/" directory so it's writable to
65b14f90 14 the web server. Under Red Hat Linux 6.0, this is done by:
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33daaa7d 16 chown -R nobody data
17 chgrp -R nobody data
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19 "nobody" is the user and group for the apache server for this
20 example.
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9b57e848 226. Point your browser to the location you specified in step 2.
f8f9bed9 23 In this example, it's: http://YOURHOST/squirrelmail-0.1/index.html