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Installation Instructions

These instructions are for new installs of WebSmart 11.3 ILE, PHP (on IBM i) and Clover (or higher) only. Please log in to to access the New Features and Upgrade Guide as well as the User Guide. If you don't have an IBM i, use these instructions to install WebSmart PHP on your PC.

Step 11: Additional Miscellaneous Configuration Settings.

Set up Time Zones for PHP on the IBM i

If you will use time functions in your PHP programs at some point you need to set up times zones (if you haven't already). You can find information on this on Zend's web site at

Unless you set up your time zone PHP scripts return the wrong time of day.

? Configure the UTC Offset for Sending Email from WebSmart ILE Programs

The UTC offset for your SMTP server is used to correctly timestamp emails that you build and send out using the WebSmart ILE sendmailex function.

For instructions on how to configure this setting, please review Knowledge Base article 8054.

'Prime' PDF Generation in Clover and WebSmart

Before you can run any programs that generate PDFs you need to run the following IBM i command:


At the Work with Environment Vars (*SYS) panel, use the first line and option 1 to add this entry:

JAVA_HOME '/QOpenSys/QIBM/ProdData/JavaVM/jdk50/32bit'

At this point, please consult the next step for information about running and getting further acquanited with how to use the newly installed software.