Installing Drupal distributions
Drupal distributions are third-party Drupal packages where the official Drupal release has been re-packaged to contain extra features. Drupal distributions can configure a complete Drupal site ready for a specific task, eliminating the need to research and install third-party modules.
The requirements for installing Drupal distributions are the same as for installing the Drupal core, as described in the preceding recipe Installing Drupal. You will need the following:
- Web-hosting with FTP access (or file access through a control panel)
- A server running PHP 5.2.5+ (5.3+ recommended)
- An empty MySQL database and the login credentials to access it
How to do it...
- For this example we will use the Commerce Kickstart ...