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Max Milbers, 12/03/2012 12:56 PM

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h1. Create virtuemart installer
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Creating an installer package is very easy.
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Just make a checkout of the complete SVN tree (checkout folder), export the virtuemart directory to another directory (VirtueMart_export folder).
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After that cut the file VirtueMart_export\virtuemart\administrator\components\com_virtuemart\virtuemart.xml
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and paste it to the installer root (virtuemart) folder.
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The root directory of the installer should contain the directories
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    * administrator
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    * components
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    * language
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and the file
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    * virtuemart.xml
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Create a single Zip file from the folders administrator (backend), components (frontend), language, and the file virtuemart.xml.
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Now your installer is ready.
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Be aware in joomla 1.7 and higher you have to additionally copy the install folder to the root directory.