This gem is brand new and is EXPERIMENTAL. If you're curious to play around, feel free! But if you want to host a production site, try the documentation at wagn.org/get_started
Wagn is an open web platform for building coherent web systems.
Using simple wiki-inspired building blocks called cards, “Wagneers” construct sites ranging from simple content managers to custom project trackers to fully integrated web suites.
version 1.8.7 or higher
version 1.0 or higher
A database engine
Platform-specific details at: www.wagn.org/wagn/installation_1_8+Platform_Notes
gem install wagn
Watch carefully for errors!
wagn new mysite
Edit the config/database.yml file as necessary. More about database configuration at www.wagn.org/database_configuration.
cd mysite rake wagn:create
..to create and seed the database
To fire up the default, built-in WEBrick server, just run:
…and point your browser to localhost:3000 (unless otherwise configured).
WEBrick is great for a quick test run. To run a production website, see www.wagn.org/wagn_in_production.
Always back up your database and uploaded files.
From your wagn root directory run:
Run the following:
As with all rake commands, you can try prefacing with “bundle exec” if you encounter gem problems.
First check the Wagn version of your existing site.
Create a new Wagn app using steps 1 and 2 from the installation section above.
copy config/database.yml from the old site to the new one.
copy the old local/files contents to the new files directory
if you have edited wagn.yml in your old site, make the corresponding changes to the new config/application.rb file.
Follow the standard upgrade procedure above
First update your Wagn to version 1.10 via the old update mechanisms, and then follow the directions above.
Find lots more info at wagn.org