This tutorial from Vultr will show you how to install X-Cart on your FreeBSD operating system X-Cart is an open-source eCommerce platform allowing your server to handle large product catalogues. This guide will also walk you through configuring PHP, MariaDB, and Nginx web server. See the link below for the full set of instructions.


  • PHP version 7.2 or higher
  • PHP extensions: pdo, phar, mysql, mbstring, curl
  • MySQL version 5.7.7 or higher or MariaDB equivalent
  • Nginx

Before you begin

Check the FreeBSD version.

uname -ro
# FreeBSD 12.1-RELEASE-p2

How to Install X-Cart 5 on FreeBSD 12: