For those of you which want to work with your own laptops, We will ask you to please download AnalyseSI 0.75.jar available from this url:
and please download and install MySQLWorkbench available from this url:
than select the version which is appropriate to your platform/Operating system.
In order to interact with database using MySQL queries (via Mysql-client and PhpMyadmin), We will ask you to please install mysql-server, mysql-client, apache2, PHP5 and its MySQL Support and phpMyAdmin on your machines.
Please refer to these urls:
http://www.howtoforge.com/installing-apache2-with-php5-and-mysql-support-on-ubuntu-13.04-lamp if you are using Linux (ubuntu) OS
http://lowagie.com/wamp-install if you are using Windows OS
To interact with a mySQL database using python, you need to install some packages. To do this, type:
sudo apt-get install python-mysqldb
sudo apt-get install build-essential python-dev libmysqlclient-dev
Decompress the folder using “tar -xzvf MySQL-python-1.2.3.tar.gz”, then type “cd MySQL-python-1.2.3”
Then type: python setup.py build
python setup.py install
Please let us know if you encounter problems to install these softwares on your machines, and we will guide you throw the different steps.