Server software prerequisites
InfoPrint Manager for Linux requires the 64-bit Linux (x86_64) operating system to be installed at one of these distributions:
- CentOS Linux 7 x86_64
- CentOS Linux 8 x86_64 (up to version 8.4)
- Oracle Linux 7 x86_64 (version 7.5 or later)
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 7 x86_64
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 8 x86_64
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 x86_64
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 x86_64
tuneddaemon is running on an RHEL 7, it must not be allowed to modify the kernel parameter
- If you run InfoPrint Manager as root, you must set:
/etc/sysconfig/languagefile is set to yes.
The authorized user must be able to run the
pingcommand. The package that provides this command is iputils. If the
pingcommand is restricted to a certain group for security reasons, the authorized user must be a member of that certain group.
- If you run InfoPrint Manager on CentOS Linux, RHEL, or SLES 12, before you run the
installation, if the SystemGroup directive in the
/etc/cups/cups-files.confCUPS file does not contain the group of the InfoPrint Manager user, you must add it.
- If the user does not exist and there is no group specified by the person installing
(that is, ipm1), check if the
sysgroup exists and create it if it does not exist. When you create the
sysgroup, specify -r (system group). If the user does not exist and the group is specified (that is, ipm1:ipm1group), check if the
ipm1groupexists and create it if it does not exist without specifying system group. Then, create the user using the
- InfoPrint Manager needs
/var/tmpto be on a partition that permits execution of binaries. If any of those partitions is mounted with
noexecmount option, it is impossible to install or run InfoPrint Manager.