Installation

Supported Platforms

  • Ubuntu 11.04+
  • Mac 10.6+
  • Windows (whatever)

System Requirements

  • Chrome/FireFox
  • Java 7
  • Tomcat 7
  • MySQL 5.5
  • SMTP server [optional]

Basic Instructions

  1. Install pre-requisites
  2. Download latest release
  3. Create new database in MySQL
  4. Grant permissions to new database user
  5. Configure runtime properties (openboxes-config.properties)
  6. Copy WAR file to Tomcat
  7. Configure Tomcat
  8. Start Tomcat
  9. Watch the Tomcat logs during startup
  10. Open application using Chrome browser