Liferay is a popular open source portal and collaboration platform.
First, we need to download Liferay:
I downloaded the Liferay Portal (Community Edition) Tomcat Bundle (6.2):
Then, I unpacked the file and moved the
liferay folder into the Applications folder.
Next, I updated
cd /Applications/liferay/liferay-portal-6.2-ce-ga2/tomcat-7.0.42/bin open -a TextEdit setenv.sh
-Xms1024m -Xmx1024m -XX:MaxPermSize=512m
To start Liferay, enter the following command:
You should now be able to navigate to
Fill in the form and then click Finish Configuration:
Click Go to My Portal and accept any confirmations:
Enter a password (write it down and keep it in a safe place), then click Save.
Choose a password reminder, then click Save.
Now, take a look around.