Create a new virtualenv:
$ python3 -m venv venv-wger $ source venv-wger/bin/activate
Get the code
Download the source code:
$ git clone https://github.com/wger-project/wger.git src $ cd src
Install python requirements:
$ pip install -r requirements_dev.txt $ pip install -e .
This will download the required JS and CSS libraries and create an SQLite database and populate it with data on the first run:
$ wger create-settings $ wger bootstrap $ wger load-online-fixtures
You can of course also use other databases such as PostgreSQL or MariaDB. Create a database and user and edit the DATABASES settings before calling bootstrap. Take a look at the PostgreSQL on apache on how that could look like.
Start the server
After the first run you can just use Django’s development server:
$ python manage.py runserver
That’s it. You can log in with the default administrator user:
You can reset the admin’s password with