I am running:
CakePHP: 2.1.1 stable
CKEditor: CKEditor 3.6.2
On a local server, I extracted the directory to my root directory.
WIth admin being the root directory.
I tried the samples directory:
http://localhost:8888/admin/ckeditor/_s ... index.html
And I'm presented with a white page with unordered lists. Each link goes to a demo of sorts that works properly.
<title>Sample CKEditor Site</title>
I test the sample script provided for "Quick Start", below: