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Download the distribution from the VIVO repository on GitHub. The standard distribution consists of the projects required to create a home directory for VIVO, and to copy the web application and search index. All the compiled code and dependencies are resolved from the Maven central repository at the time you run Maven.


The standard distribution is laid out as follows:


Code Block
$ mysql -u root -p
Welcome to the MySQL monitor.  Commands end with ; or \g.
Your MySQL connection id is 2
Server version: 5.7.9 MySQL Community Server (GPL)
Copyright (c) 2000, 2015, Oracle and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
Oracle is a registered trademark of Oracle Corporation and/or its
affiliates. Other names may be trademarks of their respective
Type 'help;' or '\h' for help. Type '\c' to clear the current input statement.
mysql> CREATE DATABASE vitrodb CHARACTER SET utf8utf8mb4 COLLATE utf8mb4_unicode_ci;
mysql> GRANT ALL ON vitrodb.* TO 'vitrodbUsername'@'localhost' IDENTIFIED BY 'vitrodbPassword';