Open Source Applications Foundation

Chandler Release: 1.0.3

Please use the Export Collections and Settings option to save any data BEFORE running this new checkpoint.

Please refer to the Home Page for information on known bugs, future plans, volunteering and where to go for further documentation.

If you run into problems, please see Reporting Bugs. You can also find useful links and other tips in the FAQ.

End user (binary) distributions

If you just want to use Chandler, just download, unpack and run one of the following end-user’s distributions:

Linux | Mac OS X | Windows

Source code

If you want to compile everything yourself, including the Python interpreter and all required libraries, this download contains the entire source tree. A gzip’d tar file of this release is available here (if using Mac OS X, please unpack the file with gnutar instead of tar), and instructions for building Chandler from source are at Building Chandler.

List of files

A listing of all downloadable files from this release (and their check-sums in MD5 and SHA-1) is available here.

Compatibility Notes

What Should I Download?

This software is subject to the U.S. Export Administration Regulations and other U.S. law, and may not be exported or re-exported to certain countries (currently Cuba, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Sudan and Syria) or to persons or entities prohibited from receiving U.S. exports (including Denied Parties, Specially Designated Nationals, and entities on the Bureau of Industry and Security Entity List or involved with missile technology or nuclear, chemical or biological weapons).

End-Users’ Distribution: Linux

Debian Packages (*.deb)

Note: We have both 32-bit and 64-bit packages, each built on Ubuntu “Hardy Heron” (8.04 LTS) and “Intrepid Ibex” (8.10). Other platforms may have to build from source, or use the Compressed Image below.

Download and save the correct file for your platform:

Ubuntu 8.04 “Hardy Heron”

Ubuntu 8.10 “Intrepid Ibex”

Select the downloaded file in your file manager of choice and double-click on it. In Ubuntu this will start the Package Installer and you can follow its prompts to install

Or you can install it manually:

Change your shell’s current directory to the location you saved the file and unpack the distribution via something like:

   sudo dpkg -i Chandler_hardy_1.0.3-1_i386.deb
This will install Chandler. If you do not want to use sudo and wish to install it locally:
   dpkg -i Chandler_linux_1.0.3-1_i386.deb --instdir=path/
You should be able to launch Chandler from the system “Applications” menu (under “Office”). Alternatively, in a shell, type:
   chandler

Compressed Image (*.tar.gz)

Note: This binary is built for Ubuntu 6.06 LTS, aka Dapper Drake. Other platforms may have to build from source.

Download Chandler_linux_1.0.3.tar.gz to a directory on your computer. Change your shell’s current directory to the directory you copied the file to, and unpack the distribution by typing the following:

   tar zxf Chandler_linux_1.0.3.tar.gz
This will create a Chandler_linux_1.0.3 subdirectory. Cd into that directory:
   cd Chandler_linux_1.0.3
Run Chandler:
   ./chandler

End-Users’ Distribution: Mac OS X

Download one of the following to to your desktop, double-click it, and it will unpack the Chandler application. Drag the Chandler application icon to your desktop or somewhere else on your filesystem.

Next, double-click the Chandler application icon.

Mac OS X 10.5 “Leopard”

Mac OS X 10.4 “Tiger”

End-Users’ Distribution: Windows

Download Chandler_win_1.0.3.exe, install it by double-clicking on the installer using Windows file explorer. Again, using the file explorer, double-click on chandler.exe in the directory you installed Chandler into.