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Consult the following table for getting started with installing Adobe Commerce or Magento Open Source.
|User needs||Description||High-level installation and upgrade steps||Get started link|
Wants full control over all components installed, has access to the application server, highly technical, might repackage Magento Open Source with other components.
Contributes to the Magento Open Source codebase, files bugs, and customizes the application. Highly technical, has their own development server, understands Composer and GitHub.
You cannot use the application in a production environment.
You must upgrade using Composer and Git commands.
Use the links on the left side of the page to navigate topics in each part of the installation.
UNIX systems require
root privileges to install and configure software like a web server, PHP. If you need to install this software, make sure you have
Do not install the application in the web server docroot as the
root user because the web server might not be able to interact with those files.
root privileges to create the file system owner and add that owner to the web server’s group. You use the file system owner to run
bin/magento commands from the command line and to set up cron jobs, which schedule tasks for you.