When installing ExamSys from source you are likely to want several things:
You may also want some of the ExamSys plugins
Node.js (the recommended way on a development environment is to manage it via nvm, to allow you to change versions easily)
Building an installation
After you have checked out ExamSys you will need to run the following commands:
this will install many of the packages that are used by ExamSys.
plugins/texteditor/plugin_tinymce_texteditor then run
Building and install the TinyMCE plugins
Follow the instructions in the TinyMCE plugins to build them.
The built code should be placed inside plugins
The Maths equation editor directory name should be:
The Ruby plugin directory name should be:
From this point the normal installation instructions should work.
We have a docker environment that allows you to get setup for development quickly