The Zero Install Injector lets users install software easily and without needing root privileges. It takes the URL of a program's interface description and chooses suitable versions of the program and its dependencies (also identified by URLs) according to the user's policy settings (eg. "stable", "testing", "minimal network use", etc). It then loads and chaches the chosen versions and runs the program, using environment variables to let it find the components.
DocumentationSee http://0install.net/docs.html for a complete list of documentation
released on 13 May 2005
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Janet Casey||13 May 2005|
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|Bug Tracking||VCS Repository Webview||http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=76468&atid=547191|
|Developer,Support||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/zero-install-devel|
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=76468|
|Required to use||gzip|
|Required to use||Python 2.3 or later|
|Required to use||GNU tar|
|Required to use||GPG|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 7 January 2008.
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