Release Notes for CakePHP 2.5.2.

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Notice (1024): Please change the value of 'Security.salt' in APP/Config/core.php to a salt value specific to your application. [CORE/Cake/Utility/Debugger.php, line 846]
Notice (1024): Please change the value of 'Security.cipherSeed' in APP/Config/core.php to a numeric (digits only) seed value specific to your application. [CORE/Cake/Utility/Debugger.php, line 850]

URL rewriting is not properly configured on your server. 1) Help me configure it 2) I don't / can't use URL rewriting

Your version of PHP is 5.2.8 or higher.

Your tmp directory is writable.

The FileEngine is being used for core caching. To change the config edit APP/Config/core.php

Your database configuration file is NOT present.
Rename APP/Config/database.php.default to APP/Config/database.php

DebugKit is not installed. It will help you inspect and debug different aspects of your application.
You can install it from GitHub

Editing this Page

To change the content of this page, edit: APP/View/Pages/home.ctp.
To change its layout, edit: APP/View/Layouts/default.ctp.
You can also add some CSS styles for your pages at: APP/webroot/css.

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Our primary goal is to provide a structured framework that enables PHP users at all levels to rapidly develop robust web applications, without any loss to flexibility.

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