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Step 1: Python 2.6 proper setup
On Linux be sure to install sqlite development library; the following command will help on RedHat:
sudo apt-get install sqlite-devel
Install python 2.6, this will avoid the need of additional libraries.
You will also need openssl, so if you haven’t it issue commands like
sudo apt-get install openssl
We happly compiled pyOpenSSL from sources
For more tips and tricks look also at this recipe about Apache Setup, if you need it.
Step 2: Download web2py
Step 3:Customize “options_std.py”
It is very important to reduce typing, and the options file of web2py is a true solution on this side.
the only thing you need after customiziong options_std is
./web2py.py -L options_std.py