Client installation

This page guides you to install Requeste Java client for Sysart demo environment.
Installing Requeste Client with the installation program requires the following steps:

1. Log in as an administrator/root
Log in as an administrator/root, who has priviledges to install software in the computer you want to install Requeste Client in.
2. Check the free space in hard disk
The installation program requires more than 180 MB free hard disk space during installation. After the installation is complete Requeste client requires about 108 MB.
3. Download installation package

Requeste for Windows - Msi Installer
Requeste for Linux - Zip-package
4. Run the installation program
In Windows platforms: Start the installation by doubleclicking Requeste.msi and follow the instrcutions on the screen.
If the Installation program doesn't start or the installation program gives an error message, please send an email to: helpdesk [at] sysart.fi.

In Linux platforms: Perform the manual installation. You can find the instructions here.
5. Start Requeste client
You can start Requeste client by doubleclicking the shortcut icon that was created during istallation in the Start - Programs menu in Windows platforms.

Requeste client can also be started using Requeste.bat/Requeste.sh that was created to the folder you installed Requeste in.
6. Fill in the connection parameters
When you start Requeste for the first time, you will be asked to give the connection parameters.
Copy/paste the following parameters to the screen:

Demo1: demo.requeste.com:2812
Demo2: demo.requeste.com:2832
Demo3: demo.requeste.com:2842
Demo4: demo.requeste.com:2852
7. Log in
Log in with the username and password provided to you earlier by Sysart.

Installing Requeste client manually

Installing Requeste Client manually for Linux requires the following steps:

1. Log in as an administrator/root
Log in as root or similar user, who has priviledges to install software in the computer you want to install Requeste Client in.
2. Check the free space on the hard disk
The installation program requires more than 180 MB free hard disk space during installation. After the installation is complete Requeste client requires about 108 MB.
3. Unzip the installation zip file
Change the ownership of the zip file.
Give the command chmod 777 RequesteLinux.zip
Unzip the package to for example the /opt directory. Use folder names when unzipping. A Requeste directory is created.
4. Change the ownership of the files
Move to Requeste directory.
Give the following commands:
chmod ug+rwx *.*
chmod -R ug+rx jre
chmod -R ug+rx libs
chmod -R ug+rw tmp
chmod -R ug+rw Logs
5 Modify Requeste.sh
Modify the Requeste.sh file with a text editor.
Modify the changes according to instructions in the file.
6. Create a startup icon for Requeste
Create a startup icon for Requeste.sh file to Desktop.
7. Fill in the connection parameters
When you start Requeste for the first time, you will be asked to give the connection parameters.
Copy/paste the following parameters to the screen:

Demo1: demo.requeste.com:2812
Demo2: demo.requeste.com:2832
Demo3: demo.requeste.com:2842
Demo4: demo.requeste.com:2852
8. Log in
Log in with the username and password provided to you earlier by Sysart.