Lichen

docs/wiki/Downloads

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2017-04-11 Paul Boddie Expanded the download documentation and added a changelog page.
     1 = Downloads =     2      3 Remember that certain [[../Prerequisites|prerequisites]] are needed for the     4 software to work.     5      6 == Copyright and Licence ==     7      8 The Lichen distribution is made available according to the terms of the     9 [[http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/gpl.html|GNU GPL (version 3 or later)]]. See    10 the `docs/COPYING.txt` and `docs/gpl-3.0.txt` files in the source code    11 distribution for details.    12     13 == Repository ==    14     15 The source code repository is located at the following location:    16     17 http://hgweb.boddie.org.uk/Lichen    18     19 The repository can be cloned using [[https://www.mercurial-scm.org/|Mercurial]]    20 as follows:    21     22 {{{    23 hg clone http://hgweb.boddie.org.uk/Lichen    24 }}}    25     26 If you are familiar with version control systems and Mercurial in particular,    27 it can be convenient to use this approach to obtain and update the software,    28 although you should be aware that updates made available in the repository may,    29 if deployed, cause the software to not function correctly on occasion, even if    30 attempts are made to avoid such situations. Therefore, you should choose to    31 update with care and be prepared to switch to a "known working" revision if    32 necessary.    33     34 == Releases ==    35     36 {{{#!wiki tip    37 See below for downloadable archives.    38 }}}    39     40 Releases are tagged in the repository. The currently-supported releases are    41 listed here for convenience:    42     43 {{{#!table    44 '''Release''' || '''Details'''    45 ==    46 0.1 || [[http://hgweb.boddie.org.uk/Lichen/rev/rel-0-1|changeset]]    47     .. [[http://hgweb.boddie.org.uk/Lichen/file/rel-0-1|files]]    48 }}}    49     50 Details of changes introduced in each new release can be found in the    51 [[../Changelog|changelog]].    52     53 === Archives ===    54     55 Downloadable archives are provided below. Choose "get" to download the    56 appropriate file.    57     58 <<AttachList(,application/x-tar)>>    59 <<AttachList(,application/x-bzip2)>>    60     61 === Signatures ===    62     63 Downloadable archive signatures are provided below. Choose "get" to download    64 the appropriate file.    65     66 <<AttachList(,text/plain)>>    67 <<AttachList(,application/pgp-signature)>>    68     69 To verify an archive, download the archive and accompanying signature file to    70 the same location and then run a command of the following form:    71     72 {{{    73 gpg --verify <signature file> <archive file>    74 }}}    75     76 For example:    77     78 {{{    79 gpg --verify Lichen-0.1.tar.bz2.asc Lichen-0.1.tar.bz2    80 }}}