Installation of Apex is quite simple, and should only take a few minutes. We suggest Ubuntu 18.04, but any LINUX distribution will work. Ensure you're running PHP 7.2 or later, then ensure your server meets the requirements with the following command via SSH.
Once done, install Apex by running the following commands:
This will create a directory at
If using Apache, ensure the
Once the base installation is done, you can easily install additional packages. You may list all packages
You can install a package with, for example for the "users" package:
You can also install multiple packages at one time with for example:
You may also have access to private packages that were either purchased commercially or developed exclusively for you. In this case, you should have a hostname, username and password to a private repository. You must first add the repository to your system with:
Once done, you can go ahead and install your private packages as normal with:
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