Bricks Documentation

Installation

  1. uWAMP
  2. Bricks
  3. Mantra

1. uWAMP



  • Get UWAMP. There are three options:
    • Exe/Install: Around 20 MB and has an installer. It can be installed just like installing any other software.
    • Portable RAR: Around 30 MB, portable. No installation needed, just extract and run. 7-Zip is a good software for handling RAR files.
    • Portable ZIP: Around 55 MB, portable. No installation needed, just extract and run.

2. Bricks


  • Download Bricks and extract it.
  • Copy the bricks folder into the UwAmp\www directory.
  • Run uWAMP.exe and Start running the server.
  • Create a new database for Bricks:
    • Click on the PHPMyAdmin button on the UWAMP interface, or go to http://<your_ip>/mysql/ on browser.
    • Any name can be used for database. For example: bricks. Fill up the name and click on Create button.
  • Click on the www Site button on the UWAMP interface, or go to http://<your_ip>/bricks/ on browser.
  • Bricks will redirect automatically to http://<your_ip>/bricks/config/.
  • Fill in the configuration details:
    • Database username: root
    • Database password: root in uWAMP. Keep it blank in the xase of XAMPP
    • Database name: bricks
    • Database host: localhost
    • Show executed commands: checked by default
  • Click on Submit button and a file, LocalSettings.php, will get downloaded. Place this file in the UwAmp\www directory.
  • Refresh http://<your_ip>/bricks/config/ page
  • Click on Setup/reset database
  • Installation finished. Bricks will be ready at http://<your_ip>/bricks/
2. Mantra
  • Download Mantra. Extract it and run it