Projects

Projects include the language distributions that belong to your organization. They include the current release and recent releases of the ActiveState language distribution.

  • Overview: This page lists the platforms, or specific operating system and hardware the build is compatible with, the open source language release included, and the list of packages included.
  • Builds: Use this page to download the current installers for the project.
  • History: Lists the current and previous releases for the project. You can select an earlier release and access all of the information about the release in the Overview and Builds tabs.
  1. Sign in to the ActiveState Platform and navigate to the organization that contains the project you are interested in.
  2. The projects available to you are listed on the Dashboard. Click the project you want to open. You can also click on the Projects tab from anywhere in the application to view your projects and then click on the project you want to open.

Filtering package information

You can view platform, language, and package information in the Overview tab. By default all information is displayed, but you can filter the results.

  • To filter the results by platform, select the platform to display packages for. Packages associated with other platforms are crossed out in the list.
  • To search for a particular package by name, start entering the name in the Find a package text box. The list is filtered as you type each letter of the package name.

Downloading the latest releases

  1. Navigate to the project you want to download from.
  2. Click the Builds tab.
  3. Select the platform to download the installer for.
  4. Click Download.

Downloading earlier releases

  1. Navigate to the project you want to download from.
  2. Click the History tab.
  3. Select the quarterly release you want to download.

    Note: In this initial release of Projects, the History tab contains releases from the past four quarters, or the most recent build if a build has not been produced for your organization over the past year.

  4. Select the platform to download the installer for.

  5. Click Download.