To run Seagull you need at least :
- a webserver (e.g Apache (any version) or IIS)
- PHP 4.3 or greater, including php 5.1 or greater (running either as a cgi or mod_php)
- a MySQL, Postgres, or Oracle database. As the PEAR::DB abstraction layer is used, any database supported by the library should be usable by Seagull, however you may need to customise the supplied SQL schema and data files.
- in php.ini, set
memory_limitto at least 16M (only required when PHP is compiled with
Currently Seagull works fine in a shared-hosting environment, but
safe_mode must be disabled.
All of the above is flagged in the environment detection screen of the web-based installer.