What You Need Before You Install Meister

The following information and software should be collected and verified before initiating an install.

  • Java Runtime Environment installed, any version from 1.5.0_01 through 6.0 update 40
  • Perl 5.8.6, 5.8.7, 5.8.8, 5.10 or 5.12 installed
  • PostgreSQL 8.3 Database (can be installed from http://www.postgreSQL.org/)
  • Operating System
    • Windows XP, 2000, 2003, 2008, Vista, Windows 7 (32-bit), Windows 8, Windows 10
    • AIX 5.2, 5.3
    • Sun Solaris 9.0, 10.0
    • HP-UNIX 11.0, 11.11, 11i
    • LINUX Red Hat 9.0, Enterprise 2.1, 3.0, 4.0, 4.7, 5.1, 5.2 ~ 64-bit Red Hat requires the compat-libstdc++-7.3-2.96.118.i386.rpm package
    • LINUX SUSE 9.0, 10.0
  • Mozilla or Firefox installed for AIX, HP-UNIX, and Sun Solaris. Mozilla or Firefox install directory must be listed in the PATH environment variable.
  • Internet Explorer 7, Internet Explorer 8, Firefox 3.5, or Firefox 3.6
  • 100 Megabytes of hard disk space
  • 512 Megabytes of memory is recommended
  • DNS Host Name of installation machine
  • Two consecutive available Port Numbers for the KB Server and Web Management Control Console. The installer defaults to 58080 for the KB Server and 58081 for the Web Management Control Console
  • Web Management Control Console requires Internet access
  • Information for the configuration of the SMTP mail server for integrated email functionality, including:
    • SMTP Server Name
    • SMTP Server Port Number
    • Email address available for use with OpenMake emails
    • Does the SMTP Server require login?
    • If login is required then you will also need a login name and password
    • Does the SMTP Server use SSL?

 

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