OpenERP Server Installation On Fedora 11

This article will show you how to set up OpenERP on Fedora 11. Open ERP (formerly named Tiny ERP) is the leader open-source ERP/CRM system written mostly in Python and initiated in Belgium. It offers a three-tier web architecture, ease of use and flexibility.


Grab the Super User Access:

su root

Enable EPEL Repo:

su -c 'rpm -Uvh'

yum update

Update the Installation Repository.

Start Installing Packages.

yum install postgresql-server

yum install postgresql

If the default database instance is not created then you need to init the db.

su root

su postgres

initdb /var/lib/pgsql/data

su postgres

psql -l

yum install python-psycopg2

yum install python-lxml

yum install PyXML

yum install python-setuptools-devel

easy_install egenix-mx-base

yum install libxslt-python

yum install pytz

yum install python-matplotlib

-----------          Grab the OpenERP Server and Client        -------------


tar -xvf openerp-server-5.0.1-0.tar.gz

cd openerp-server-5.0.1-0



tar  -xvf openerp-client-5.0.1-0

cd openerp-client-5.0.1-0


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By: MhBeyle

In Fedora there is a package named 'mx' that provides eGenix-mx extensions.

The installation of this rpm is more advisable due to the problems that an incorrect compilation with 'easy_install' can cause. 'mx' package has been made for Fedora distributions.



 Here is my article about how to install OpenERP 6 on Fedora 16.

 Soon I'll add an instructions how to make OpenERP run at startup.



By: Mehdi

i have 2 serveurs (Debian 7) and i installe in the OpenERP 8.
I want to enable the load-balancing with this 2 serveurs.

some one can't help me how do it ?