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Version 9.5.0 of Icon

This release of Icon has been superseded.

Version 9.5.0 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 and the Darwin environment of the Macintosh. Icon can run on Microsoft Windows if the Cygwin environment is present.

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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-v950 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-v950src.tgz.

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