The only prerequisite for running SonarQube is to have Java (Oracle JRE 6 onwards or OpenJDK 7 onwards ) installed on your machine.
- The SonarQube web server requires at least 500 Mb of RAM to run efficiently.
- The amount of disk space you need will depend on how much code you analyze with SonarQube. As an example, Nemo the public instance of SonarQube, has more than 10 millions lines of code under analysis with 4 years of history. Nemo is currently running on a Amazon EC2 small instance, using about 10 Gb of drive space
|The SonarQube Java analyser is able to analyse any kind of java source files whatever is the version of Java they comply to. But SonarQube analysis and SonarQube server require some specific versions of the JVM to be executed.|
7 (faster analysis than with version 6)
8 (Since SonarQube 4.3:
|The charset of the database has to be set to "UTF-8" and the language to "English".|
2005 (MSSQL Server 9.0) with bundled jTDS driver. Microsoft drivers are not supported. Express Edition is supported.
5.0, 5.1 and 5.5 with the driver packaged within SonarQube.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
IE8 IE 8