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Note: If you work in a large organization, you may need to ask your DBA team to complete 1 and 2.  

  1. Create the database
    • Login to the database as the superuser (this assumes the database is local): mysql -u root -p <and enter your password>
    • Create the database: create database ssd;
    • Quit: exit
  2. Load the default configuration 
    • cd /opt/ssd/src/install
    • Load the default configuration settings by executing the following (this tutorial will assume you'll just use the root user to setup the initial database.  You can switch to a different user when you have completed the setup): mysql -u root -p ssd <config.sql
  3. Create the SSD schema
    • cd to /opt/ssd
    • Tell Django to create the schema: python syncdb
    • Create the DJango superuser when prompted to do so.  

Now that your database has been created, you need to configure the Memcached caching engine: Memcached