OpenQview Installation (Optional)

OpenQview is an optional installation and is not required for OpenAnswer to be functional.  

  1. Copy the OpenQview source code to the root web directory (i.e. /var/www/html/openQview)
  2. Create the openqview database (i.e. 'openqview') and execute the sql script openqview.sql to create the necessary tables (execute 'mysql openqview < openqview.sql' from the Linux command line).
  3. Copy app/Config/core.default.php to app/Config/core.php and modify to reflect your server setup
  4. Copy app/Config/database.default.php to app/Config/database.php and modify to reflect your server setup
  5. Make sure app/tmp and all its subdirectories are owned and writable by the web server user.  On a Linux server, the web server user is most likely 'apache'
  6. Point your OpenQview domain name to the OpenQview installation.  Ensure that OpenQview shares the same primary domain as the OpenConnector installation.  (i.e and
  7. The installation comes with a default user, having administrative privileges, with the username 'admin' and password 'admin'