Here we’ll discuss the process to install Magento enterprise sample data by cloning with HTTPs. For cloning the Magento enterprise sample data GitHub repository with HTTPs protocol use the following steps:
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Magento enterprise sample data – clone with HTTPs
First using a browser, give a visit to the Mage sample data repository.
Secondly in the the clone URL field under the right side bar of page, hit HTTPs.
Now hit to copy to clipboard.
Here take the following as an example:
Next we need to go to the web server’s
docroot directory. Generally the path is for CentOS users is
/var/www for Ubuntu.
git clone. And also paste the obtained value we’ve got in the first step.
Here following is an example:
git clone https://github.com/magento/magento2-sample-data.git
Further keep patience and give time to repository to clone on your server.
Now jump to the
<your Magento sample data clone dir>/dev/tools directory.
Right after that insert the following mentioned command to create a link (Symbolic). Now, the command links the cloned files and ensures the sample data works properly.
php -f <sample-data_clone_dir>/dev/tools/build-sample-data.php -- --ce-source="<path_to_your_magento_instance>"
Again following is an example:
php -f <sample-data_clone_dir>/dev/tools/build-sample-data.php -- --ce-source="/var/www/magento2"
Hence keep patience till the command end with process for symbolic linking. In the next part we’ll discuss cloning with SSH to install Mage sample data.