The mt-check.cgi script provides you with information on your system's configuration and determines whether you have all of the components you need to run Movable Type.

System Information

Checking for Required Modules

CGI

Your server has CGI installed (version 2.80).

Image::Size

Your server has Image::Size installed (version 2.93).

File::Spec (version >= 0.8)

Your server has File::Spec installed (version 3.25).

CGI::Cookie

Your server has CGI::Cookie installed (version 1.20).

Checking for Data Storage Modules

Some of the following modules are required by the various data storage options in Movable Type. In order run the system, your server needs to have DBI and at least one of the other modules installed.

DBI (version >= 1.21)

Your server has DBI installed (version 1.57).

DBD::mysql

Your server has DBD::mysql installed (version 3.0002).

DBD::Pg (version >= 1.32)

Either your server does not have DBD::Pg installed, the version that is installed is too old, or DBD::Pg requires another module that is not installed. DBI and DBD::Pg are required if you want to use the PostgreSQL database backend. Please consult the installation instructions for help in installing DBD::Pg.

DBD::SQLite

Your server has DBD::SQLite installed (version 1.13).

DBD::SQLite2

Your server does not have DBD::SQLite2 installed, or DBD::SQLite2 requires another module that is not installed. DBI and DBD::SQLite2 are required if you want to use the SQLite 2.x database backend. Please consult the installation instructions for help in installing DBD::SQLite2.

Checking for Optional Modules

The following modules are optional. If your server does not have these modules installed, you only need to install them if you require the functionality that the module provides.

HTML::Entities

Your server has HTML::Entities installed (version 1.35).

LWP::UserAgent

Your server has LWP::UserAgent installed (version 2.001).

HTML::Parser

Your server has HTML::Parser installed (version 3.56).

SOAP::Lite (version >= 0.5)

Your server has SOAP::Lite installed (version 0.52).

File::Temp

Your server has File::Temp installed (version 0.12).

List::Util

Your server has List::Util installed (version 1.19).

Image::Magick

Your server does not have Image::Magick installed, or Image::Magick requires another module that is not installed. Image::Magick is optional; It is needed if you would like to be able to create thumbnails of uploaded images. Please consult the installation instructions for help in installing Image::Magick.

Storable

Your server has Storable installed (version 2.16).

Crypt::DSA

Your server does not have Crypt::DSA installed, or Crypt::DSA requires another module that is not installed. Crypt::DSA is optional; if it is installed, comment registration sign-ins will be accelerated. Please consult the installation instructions for help in installing Crypt::DSA.

MIME::Base64

Your server has MIME::Base64 installed (version 3.07).

XML::Atom

Your server has XML::Atom installed (version 0.25).

Cache::Memcached

Your server does not have Cache::Memcached installed, or Cache::Memcached requires another module that is not installed. Cache::Memcached and memcached server/daemon is required in order to use memcached as caching mechanism used by Movable Type. Please consult the installation instructions for help in installing Cache::Memcached.

Archive::Tar

Your server has Archive::Tar installed (version 1.3201).

IO::Compress::Gzip

Your server does not have IO::Compress::Gzip installed, or IO::Compress::Gzip requires another module that is not installed. IO::Compress::Gzip is required in order to compress files in backup/restore operation. Please consult the installation instructions for help in installing IO::Compress::Gzip.

IO::Uncompress::Gunzip

Your server does not have IO::Uncompress::Gunzip installed, or IO::Uncompress::Gunzip requires another module that is not installed. IO::Uncompress::Gunzip is required in order to decompress files in backup/restore operation. Please consult the installation instructions for help in installing IO::Uncompress::Gunzip.

Archive::Zip

Your server has Archive::Zip installed (version 1.20).

XML::SAX

Your server has XML::SAX installed (version 0.13).

Digest::SHA1

Your server has Digest::SHA1 installed (version 2.11).

Mail::Sendmail

Your server has Mail::Sendmail installed (version 0.79).

Movable Type System Check Successful

You're ready to go! Your server has all of the required modules installed; you do not need to perform any additional module installations. Continue with the installation instructions.