• Jamroom does not run on Windows! A Linux/Unix like Operating system is required.
  • Jamroom 5 Server Requirements

    Server Operating System:

    A unix-based Operating System (Linux, Mac OS X, FreeBSD) with the following packages installed:

    - PHP 5.3+
    - MySQL 5.1+ (MariaDB 5.5 or MySQL 5.6.+ is highly recommended)
    - Apache 2.2x

    The following PHP extensions are required:

    - MySQLi (mysql improved) extension
    - GD and FreeType
    - Multibyte string extension (-enable-mbstring)

    The following PHP extensions are recommended:

    - APC (op code caching - speeds up PHP)

    The following Apache modules are required:

    - mod_rewrite

    The following PHP configuration is required:

    - memory_limit: 128M (recommended) (minimum 64M)
    - upload_file_size: 128m (or more)
    - system function must be enabled (used for doing media conversions and preview generation)
  • Frequently Asked Questions

    Question: Will jamroom be affected if the below code is commented out - what does it do?

    Options +FollowSymLinks
    Options -MultiViews -Indexes -ExecCGI

    Options +FollowSymLinks
    This line tells Apache you want to support SymLinks - Jamroom uses symlinks for module versioning and updates - this is required for Jamroom to function properly.

    Options -MultiViews -Indexes -ExecCGI
    These control how the web server works. These options are not required, and can be commented out, however they help make your Jamroom more secure and it is recommended to leave them enabled if you can.
  • Use Jamroom Hosting to have the best possible performing jamroom site without the setup hassle. It also includes the paid modules for free.
03 Jan 2014 07:04:43AM @brian:
Make sure and check out the detailed guide on running your own VPS on DigitalOcean:

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