Monday, October 19, 2009

Installing Liferay 5.2.3 Using Postgres 8

1. Install and create lportal database (Note: for this example I used lportal523)

- Open pgAdmin III (Start Menu on Win Systems)
- Enter the name you want to use for the database (ex. lportal523)

2. Download the appropriate driver version and place in lib/ext

Version 3:
Use this if you're running JVM 1.5

Version 4:

Use this if you're running JVM 1.6

Keep in mind that if you're using the Liferay bundle defaults, you're using JVM 1.5.

3. Set the properties in the file


4. Startup Liferay. Your database will look like this:


1 comment:

  1. I downloaded the 5.5 Tomcat bundle of Liferay 5.2.3, and was able to skip step #2.