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Magento PHP Developer????s Guide, 2nd Edition

By : Allan MacGregor
Book Image

Magento PHP Developer????s Guide, 2nd Edition

By: Allan MacGregor

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (16 chapters)
Magento PHP Developer's Guide Second Edition
Credits
About the Author
About the Reviewers
www.PacktPub.com
Preface
Index

Appendix B. Understanding and Setting Up Our Development Environment

In this appendix, we will go over the stack of technologies involved in running Magento and learn how to set up a proper environment for development. The following topics will be covered in this appendix:

  • LAMP virtual machine

  • Setting up and using VirtualBox

  • Setting up and using Vagrant

  • IDEs and version control systems

We will also learn how to set up a LAMP virtual machine from scratch and how to automate this process entirely using Vagrant and Chef.