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Downloading the URLibService Environment
Version 2.1

Chapter 3

Downloading the URLibService Environment: Download for Linux

by Gerald J. F. Banon


The URLibService installation file in this page is for hosts having a fully qualified domain name only.
Upon request to <> you may receive a pre-installed URLibService for hosts without a fully qualified domain name.

URLibService can be installed under several operational systems: Windows (see Chapter 1), SunOS (see Chapter 2) and Linux.

You will need a ressource to extract files from a ZIP archive, like the WinZip software, the <PKUNZIP> program for MSDOS or the <unzip> program for UNIX. See the Basic requirements section in Starting URLibService for other requirements.

Up to now, URLibService has been successfully installed under Windows 95, 98, NT, 2000, XP, 7 and 8.1, Solaris 2.6 and, Mandrake, Conectiva, SuSE, Slackware 8, ubuntu and CentOS distributions of Linux.

Downloading URLibService

The URLibService Environment for Linux is made of six components.

It is assumed that four of them have already been installed as indicated below.

Component Location
Zip /usr/bin/zip
UnZip /usr/bin/unzip
Tcl/Tk /usr/bin/tclsh
Apache 2.2 or 2.4 /usr/sbin/httpd or /usr/sbin/apache2
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The remaining component of the URLibService Environment is the URLibService itself (also called initial collection).

You can download it by clicking the link below.

URLibService* 2018 KiB

Once you have downloaded and extracted the URLibService, you can start it (see Starting URLibService).

Updating URLibService

See the Updating URLibService section in Starting URLibService.

* The current URLibService version is:
<2023: gerald.banon>.