BigText 1.3
Files for Download

There are several ways to obtain this software, either as source code or pre-compiled binaries.

The Master Source

File Name Description
bigtext-1.3.README The README file from the tarball.
change_log.txt The release notes describing the changes in this version.
bigtext-1.3.lsm Brief description in LSM format.
bigtext-1.3.spec RedHat package manager specification file (RPM)
bigtext-1.3.tar.gz The complete source.
bigtext-1.3.pdf BigText Reference Manual, in Adobe Acrobat format.
debian/ Pre-compiled debian packages for Ubuntu x86_64.

SourceForge Downloads

The best possible download speed for the source tarball will be from the SourceForge download pages.

Ubuntu Packages

If you use Ubuntu Linux, there are pre-built packages available for installation using the normal sudo apt-get install method, from this package archive (PPA).

Instructions are available there for how to manually add the PPA to your /etc/apt/sources.list file, but the following commands are sufficient on recent versions of Ubuntu:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:pmiller-opensource/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install bigtext

The Bleeding Edge

BigText is developed using Aegis, a transaction based software configuration management system. The Aegis repository for this project is available.

BigText is written and owned by Peter Miller <pmiller@ opensource. org. au> and is freely distributable under the terms and conditions of the GNU GPL. There is more Software by Peter Miller at his home page. Logo This page is hosted by SourceForge.
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