Technical requirements

Operating system

The software can be launched on different operating systems: Linux, Mac OS X. For production purposes, the shop must be launched on a server with Linux / Unix / Mac OS X operating system.


Apache 2.0 - 2.4

  • mod_rewrite
  • .htaccess files support
  • HTTP authorization


PHP min. 5.6, max. 7.1.x

  • PHP with user authorizations, eg. suphp
  • PHP options
    • soap
    • xml
    • mbstring
    • gd
    • jpeg
    • png
    • curl
    • freetype
    • mysql
    • xsl
    • posix
    • pdo (MySQL, SQLite)
  • 128 MB memory for PHP scripts
  • Script execution time - 30 seconds required to perform updates
  • Disabled session.auto_start
  • Disabled session.use_trans_sid


  • MySQL 5.0 or later (max. 5.7)
  • SQLite
  • encoding UTF-8

Disk space

The software requires approx. 200MB and consists of approx. 20 000 files. Depending on the amount of products and data, it requires::

  • for 5000 products
    • 500 MB
    • at least 50 000 files limit
  • for 10000 products
    • 1GB
    • 100 000 files

Technical requirements for shop's customers

The current web browser version on any operating system should be used for proper display of SOTESHOP content. SOTESHOP software is optimized to work properly with browsers

  • Chrome
  • Safari
  • Only for Mac OS X. Apple doesn't support the browser for Windows.

  • Opera
  • Firefox
  • Internet Explorer 11 and later

Browser has to have JavaScript enabled and authorize cookie files storage.

As part of SOTESHOP software we use cookies to display content optimized. Cookies generated by the shop don't contain any personal data or store user's individual data. Data stored in cookies only contain information about site's displayed elements.