@ -69,6 +69,16 @@ Create an empty database and note the access details (hostname, username, passwo
Friendica needs the permission to create and delete fields and tables in its own database.
With newer releases of MySQL (5.7.17 or newer), you might need to set the sql_mode
to '' (blank). Use this setting when the installer is unable to create all the needed
tables due to a timestamp format problem. In this case find the [mysqld] section
in your my.cnf file and add the line :
sql_mode = ''
Restart mysql and you should be fine.
###Run the installer
Point your web browser to the new site and follow the instructions.