As I’ve played a bit with the installer on a clean Debian Jessie VM, I have a clean list of packages needed on Debian to run a Friendica node. Note that this is the easiest package list. Performance improvements can be made by e.g. using PHP7 instead of PHP5 (which works at the moment). Or by switching Apache against a smaller web-server engine.
Make sure to have
mod_rewrite enabled by running
And restart the server afterwards.
For simplicity sake, I’ve put all of Friendicas files into the
$Documentroot of Apache (which is
And gave ownership of all files to
www-data by running
chown -R www-data:www-data /var/www/html.