Server software



Operating System

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 with service pack 4 or SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 with service pack 1, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.x (7.2 or higher) or 8.x, CentOS 7.x (7.2 or higher) or 8.x, Debian GNU/Linux 9.x, 10.x and Ubuntu Server 16.04 LTS or 18.04 LTS.

Supported architectures are x86_64, or amd64.

URW fonts must be installed in the operating system.

For SUSE, use the ghostscript-fonts-std package from Ghost Script Fonts.

Java Runtime Environment

OpenJDK 11 - See Install OpenJDK

Polarion only supports the 64 bit version of Java.

Version Control System

Subversion version 1.7.x, 1.8.x, 1.9.x or 1.10.x. (Using the latest Subversion1.10.x is recommended.)

If you are compiling Subversion yourself, compile using the --with-apxs or the --with-httpd option.

Web Server

Apache HTTPD server with mod_proxy_ajp and Subversion extension (WebDAV+SVN apache modules):

In general, the Polarion server should run with whatever Apache version is present on a Linux system provided it is at least the minimum required version (2.4), and mod_proxy_ajp and Subversion extension modules are also installed.


Minimum: PostgreSQL version 9.2

Recommended: PostgreSQL version 11