Configuring Bugzilla

10 steps to Configuring Bugzilla

The instructions in this article require shell access unless otherwise stated.

Use the PuTTY client on Windows, or SSH on UNIX and UNIX-like systems.


Log in to your account using SSH.

Download the bugzilla tarball:



Change to your html directory (i.e. the directory that will store files for using the command




(Hint, if that directory does not exist you can make it with


mkdir $HOME/


Untar the Bugzilla tarball into your html directory:

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