Installation and quickstart tutorials

You’ll find here how to start and configure very quickly Authentic 2 for its main features. You just need Python 2.7 and Django 1.5.

First of all, you can boot Authentic vwithout root privileges like this:

  1. Initialize a virtualenv:

    virtualenv authentic
    source ./authentic/bin/activate
    cd authentic
  2. Install Authentic:

    pip install authentic2
  3. Initialize the database migrations:

    authentic2-ctl syncdb --migrate
  4. Run the HTTP test server:

    authentic2-ctl runserver