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Version 9.5.1 of Icon

Version 9.5.1 of Icon is available in source and binary form. For details about the changes in this version, see the release notes.

Icon runs on Unix-like systems, including Linux, BSD, and Macintosh. Icon can run within the Cygwin environment on Microsoft Windows.

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Executable Unix Binaries

Precompiled binaries are available for the Unix systems listed below. These binaries are built with graphics enabled, so the X Window system must be present on the target platform. Each package includes the translator, interpreter, interface builder, and library procedures. To install Icon from binaries,

  1. Download the correct tar file for your system.
  2. Unpack it to produce an icon-v951 directory.
  3. Follow the installation instructions.

Binary packages are 1.5 MB gzipped tar files. Unpack by gunzip <file.tgz | tar xf –.

Unix Source Code Package

The source code package is a 3.1 MB gzipped tar file that includes the complete Icon program library. It can be configured for most Unix platforms including Cygwin and Darwin.

Download icon-v951src.tgz.

Development Version Source Code

Source code for the latest development version of Icon — the current work in progress — can be downloaded in source code form from GitHub


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