MySQL databases may be installed natively on a Linux server.
Microsoft Access databases may be hosted on a Linux server using Samba file sharing for Windows clients.
The AYS program itself was designed to work on Microsoft Windows operating systems and is not officially supported on Linux desktop operating systems.
However, the AYS program can be run on a Linux desktop operating system by using one of the following methods:
- Remote client software (such as Citrix XenApp)
- A virtual machine running a Windows operating system (such as VMware).