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Commit cae538b3 authored by Joeri de Gooijer's avatar Joeri de Gooijer

ESSENTIALS-1030 Clean up readme

parent 4c9f2514
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suggestions for improvements.
# Prerequisites
* Java 8
* Maven 3.x
* Git (
* NodeJS ( 5.x.x
* Node Package Manager (
* Grunt (
Grunt can be installed with Node Package Manager:
sudo npm install -g grunt-cli
## Windows specific preparation instructions
You can automate the installation of NodeJS and NPM using [Chocolatey package manager]
The package for Node.js can be installed using (this will also install NPM):
C:\> choco install nodejs.install
__Note:__ Due to a [bug] ( in the exec-maven-plugin the Maven build of the
API module will fail as the exec-maven-plugin is unable to find the __grunt__ command. To fix this, do
the following:
* open folder `C:\Users\USER\AppData\Roaming\npm`
* copy __grunt.cmd__ to __grunt.bat__
More information can be found [here] (
Installation of Git is also possible using Chocolatey:
C:\> choco install git.install
# Getting Started
## Code checkout
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The following URLs are available from this project:
* CMS at http://localhost:8080/cms
* Website at http://localhost:8080/site
* Website at http://localhost:8080/site
* Essentials dashboard at http://localhost:8080/essentials
Logs are located in `target/tomcat8x/logs`
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