CAST Report Generator Core only requires that .NET Core runtime is present on the operating system. Therefore any operating system that supports the installation of .NET Core can be used for the CAST Report Generator Core. CAST has tested Microsoft Windows and CentOS (Linux).
Folder access permissions
The user that Apache Tomcat is running as must have read/write access to the following locations:
- folder into which the Report Generator Core is unzipped
- "Logs" sub-folder.
In Linux environments, typically the "rw-" permission is sufficient.
Installing CAST Report Generator Core consists only of unzipping the downloaded ZIP file to a location on the target server, for example: