Gchats Visichat 2.6.0 Installation  
Checking Permissions:


  • Checking write permission for the config.php File. (Done.)
  • Checking write permission for the cache Folder. (Done.)
  • Checking write permission for the members Folder. (Done.)
  • Checking write permission for the members/thumbnails Folder. (Done.)
  • Checking write permission for the banners Folder. (Done.)
  • Checking write permission for the games Folder. (Done.)
  • Checking write permission for the music Folder. (Done.)
  • Checking write permission for the widgets Folder. (Done.)
  • Checking PHP MySQL extension. (Done.)
  • Checking PHP GD extension. (Done.)


  • Preparation:

    Please note this steps are valid in ubuntu , for other distributions commands might be different.

    Step1: Download and Install sun-java6-bin :

    - sudo apt-get install sun-java6-bin

    Step2:
    Download and Install Red5 Server v0.6.3 and higher from OSFlash Web site :

    - dpkg -i red5_0.6.3-1_all.deb

    Step3: Stop Red5 service:

    - cd /etc/init.d
    - sudo sh red5 stop

    Step4 : Download Mysql Connector/J 5.0 (Latest version) from : MySql Web site ,
    Unzip and copy mysql-connector-java-(x.x.x)-bin.jar into your Java Folder/jre/lib/ext folder

    for example: /usr/lib/jvm/java-6-sun/jre/lib/ext/mysql-connector-java-5.0.8-bin.jar

    Step5: Copy install/red5/webapps/visichat2 folder into your red5 installation folder/webapps folder

    /usr/lib/red5/webapps/visichat2