Paraslash is only available as source code, no binary packages are
provided at this point. There are several ways to download the source:
Clone the git repository by executing
git clone git://git.tuebingen.mpg.de/paraslash.git
The repository contains the full history of the
project since 2006, all work in progress and the source
code for the web pages. Choosing this option allows the
checkout of any of the four integration branches maint,
master, next, pu (see the
section of the manual). All previous releases
correspond to tagged commits and may be checked out
as well. Since development takes place in separate
topic branches the master branch is expected to be
more stable than any of the released versions.
Compiling from git requires additional tools,
notably the autoconf package must be installed.
- regular releases.
All released versions can be downloaded as compressed
tarballs from the
These tarballs are
and contain a pre-generated configure script. They
can be compiled and installed without autoconf.
- master tarballs.
Whenever significant changes are incorporated a
of the current master branch is created. All changes in
this tarball will be included in the next release. Like
for regular releases, a configure script is provided
- gitweb snapshots.
page contains a snapshot link for each revision. This
allows getting a specific revision without downloading
the full history.