GeneXus X Evolution 1 Hardware and Software Requirements

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The following are the guaranteed and neccesary requirements in order to run GeneXus X Evolution 1.

GeneXus IDE needs administrator rights in order to function properly. So the user running GeneXus has to have administrator rights.

Hardware Requirements

* Processor: minimum of 1 GHz (multi core recommended).
* Memory: minimum of 1 GB of RAM (2 GB recommended).
* Hard disk: minimum of 400 MB of disk space for the installation. To generate applications you will need additional space or a shared disk unit to create the knowledge bases, and generate the code.

Software Requirements * Microsoft Windows Server 20XX, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, or higher.
* Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1.
* Microsoft SQL Server 2005 or 2008 (Express, Standard or any other Edition).
* Microsoft Internet Explorer. Minimun version: 6.0 SP1. Recommended version: 8.0 or higher.
* Sun JDK 1.5 or higher


Generation requirements:

Generator Requirements
.NET * Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 or lower
* ADO .NET provider for the used DBMS
* See GeneXus C# Generator for more information
Java * Sun JDK 1.5 or higher
* Servlet API implementation file for Web environments (for example servlet-api.jar file)
* See GeneXus Java Generator for more information.
Ruby * GeneXus provides the Ruby Interpreter
* See Ruby Generator Requirements


Execution requirements:

Generator Requirements
.NET * Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 or higher
* IIS 5.0 (available on Windows 2000 or XP) or higher for web environments
* ADO .NET provider for the used DBMS
Java * Sun JRE 1.5 or higher
* J2EE Server or Servlet Server
* JDBC Driver for the DBMS
Ruby * Webserver supporting Rack


When generating application that uses databases, the supported DBMS's are the following:

Generator DBMS DBMS Version
Visual FoxPro
* DB2 Universal Database
* DB2 UDB for iSeries
* Informix
* Oracle
* PostgreSQL
* SQL Server
* 7.1 or higher
* V5R1 or higher
* 7.31 or higher
* 4.x or higher
* 8.1.5 or higher
* 7.x or higher
* 2000 or higher

Supported Internet Browsers:

Browser Minimum Version Recommended Version
Internet Explorer Minimum version: 6.0 SP1. 9.0
Mozilla Firefox Minimum version: 3.0 10
Google Chome Minimum version: 6.0 17


See GeneXus X Evolution Requirements for later versions hardware and software requirements.