Hello to everyone…
I’ve just installed Omeka and I am about to star using it in earnest. Before I’ll embark on that journey, I’d like to bring up an issue relating to the installation advise given on the site. For Omeka classic, the system requirements state that the software has to be installed on a Linux/Unix System.
This however is not correct, Omeka classic (like Omeka S apparently) can easily be installed on a Xampp/Windows system, which for development purposes (deployment is another thing…) ist just fine. Whatever the reasons for omitting this information, ( the sentiments expressed in the Omeka S user manual indicate that they might be ideological in nature) , it is clearly a disservice.
Had I not come across the advice here:
I would now not be using this package.
Be this as it may, …a big ‘thank you’ to all involved in bringing about Omeka. Without it, my next Project would not be my ‘next project’.