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Mar 25, 2010, 4:30:59 AM (9 years ago)
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    44Clozure CL is a [wiki:License free] Common Lisp implementation that runs on the following platforms:
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    6    * Mac OS X 10.4 and later (PowerPC and x86)
    7    * Linux (PowerPC and x86)
    8    * FreeBSD 6.x and later (x86)
    9    * Solaris (x86)
    10    * Microsoft Windows XP and later (x86)
     6   * Mac OS X 10.4 and later (ppc32, ppc64, x86, x86-64)
     7   * Linux (ppc32, ppc64, x86, x86-64)
     8   * FreeBSD 6.x and later (x86, x86-64)
     9   * Solaris (x86, x86-64)
     10   * Microsoft Windows XP and later (x86, x86-64)
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    12 There are both 32- and 64-bit versions for all platforms.
    13 
    14 Some distinguishing features of the implementation include:
    15    * fast compilation speed
    16    * native OS threads
    17    * precise, generational, compacting garbage collector
    18    * convenient foreign-function interface
     12Some distinguishing features of the implementation include
     13fast compilation speed, native OS threads, a precise, generational, compacting garbage collector,
     14and a convenient foreign-function interface.
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    2016Clozure CL used to be called OpenMCL.  It is also sometimes called CCL. You will see the three names being used interchangeably.
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    22 See SystemRequirements for hardware and software requirements.
     18See SystemRequirements for more details on hardware and software requirements.
    2319
    2420== Getting Clozure CL ==
     21
     22=== Released Version ===
    2523The most recent released version of Clozure CL is [wiki:ReleaseNotes/1.4 version 1.4].
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    3129}}}
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    33 You can get versions for other platforms by changing the `darwinx86` to one of `linuxx86`, `freebsdx86`, `solarisx86`, `windows`, `darwinppc`, or `linuxppc`.
     31To get a version for a different platform, change the `darwinx86` to one of `linuxx86`, `freebsdx86`, `solarisx86`, `windows`, `darwinppc`, or `linuxppc`.
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    3533Please see [http://ccl.clozure.com/manual/chapter2.html Obtaining, Installing, and Running Clozure CL] for details on completing the installation.
     
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    4745After installing CCL, read about [UpdatingFromSource getting updates and bug fixes].
     46
     47=== Development Version ===
     48
     49Some users may wish to run the development version of Clozure CL, which is often called the "trunk".
     50
     51To get the trunk version of Clozure CL for Darwin/x86, you'd type
     52(where the `$` is the shell prompt):
     53{{{
     54$ svn co http://svn.clozure.com/publicsvn/openmcl/trunk/darwinx86/ccl
     55}}}
     56
     57To get a version for a different platform, change the `darwinx86` to `linuxx86`, `freebsdx86`, `solarisx86`, `windows`, `darwinppc`, or `linuxppc`.
     58
     59If you choose to run the trunk, please read about [TrackingTheTrunk tracking the development version].
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    4861
    4962== Documentation ==