Package Guidelines

This page contains the package guidelines for OpenVPMS as per the date this file was updated.  Where a package mentioned here has been superseded by its maintainer we recommend the use of that new package unless specifically mentioned here.


Oracle Java 8.x - Java Runtime Environment. (ie JRE)


Oracle JDK 8.x

OpenJDK 8.x 

Apache Tomcat

Tomcat 7.x


OpenOffice 4.x

Apache MySQL

Mysql 5.5.x 

Mysql Connector for Java 5.x

Additional helpful but not required Software

Mysql Notifier 1.x

MySQL Workbench

JasperSoft Studio 6.x