I am trying to debug an issue and looking at Magento 2 on https://github.com/magento/magento2 have noticed that it is different to the version I have installed.

In the folder "app" I only have 2 folders "design" and "etc" however the Github version has 4 folders - "code", "design", "etc" and "i8n".

Why is there a difference?


This is the first version of magento 2 which include all core modules in /app/code/ folder but after that Magento released new version which has lots of changes, even in structure.

Magento 2.1 : all core modules moved to vendor directory.

i18n is also not in Magento 2.1 which is used for translation directory.

Download latest version of magento from magento site : https://magento.com/tech-resources/download

  • The bug I am correcting is github.com/magento/magento2/commit/… - how do I apply this to my installation? – bondimedical Dec 24 '16 at 5:18
  • whatever you are applying in your installation just put that code into your code modules which are in vendor directory, they have just changed structure not logic. – Ronak Chauhan Dec 24 '16 at 5:20
  • It says to edit app/code/Magento/Theme/view/frontend/web/js/view/messages.js but I can't find this in the "vendor" directory? – bondimedical Dec 24 '16 at 5:26
  • In latest magento this placed in /vendor/magento/ all core modules, you can find your magento theme module in this directory – Ronak Chauhan Dec 24 '16 at 5:35

https://github.com/magento/magento2 The link you provided is a developer version. They are maintaing two version of Magento, developer and stable. You can find the stable version here:- https://magento.com/tech-resources/download

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