System Requirement

A. Server Hosting Requirement

Supported operating systems:

  • *nix family (Linux, Solaris, FreebSD, OpenBSD)
  • Windows Server versions: 2008 R2 Service Pack 1, 2012, 2012 R2, 2016

RAM: minimum 512 Mb for a small site, 2GB+ for medium site

Hard disk space: 200Mb

PHP version: 5.5.x, 5.6.x, 7.0.x, 7.1.x (PHP 5.4 and below are no longer supported)

Apache: 2.x with mod_ruid or suphp (the script must be able to modify the files inside its folder - please run it with the same user permission instead of making a world writable directory). mod_rewrite for SEO friendly URL must also be enabled.

SCHLIX CMS is compatible and has been tested with CPanel and VestaCP. It should also be compatible with DirectAdmin and Plesk.

B. Development Environment Requirement

Recommended development workstation environment setup:

Hardware: PC (Windows/Linux) or Mac with 8GB RAM and a minimum of 1GB processor

IDE: Netbeans, PHPStorm, Eclipse with PHP PDT, Aptana Studio

Database:MySQL 5.6+ or MariaDB

MySQL tools: MySQL Workbench, PHPMyAdmin,Sequel Pro (OS X), or Heidi SQL (Windows)

Web browser: any web browser as long as it supports EcmaScript 6

  • Chromium/Google Chrome 40+
  • Microsoft Edge 14+  (Internet Explorer 11 is not supported since it does not support EcmaScript 6)
  • Firefox 45+
  • Opera 39+
  • Safari 9+ on Mac OS

We strongly recommend using the latest versions of the browsers. Older browsers remain fully functional, but may display simplified renderings of certain components.

C. Supported client browsers for site visitors

  • Chromium/Google Chrome 40+
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Internet Explorer 11+
  • Firefox 45+
  • Opera 39+
  • Safari on Mac OS
  • Chrome on Android 4.x, Firefox Mobile, Dolphine