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ActiveState Platform Documentation

The ActiveState Platform is a one-stop shop for building, managing and distributing Open Source language runtimes.

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Creating a Runtime

Create reproducible Python, perl, Tcl & Ruby runtimes with just the packages you need.

Collaborating

Edit runtimes together with others by creating Organizations and inviting members.

Using the CLI

The State Tool is the Platform’s CLI utlity that you can use to install & manage runtimes.


Additional Resources

Community Edition Languages

These builds come pre-packaged with all of your favorite packages and have been used by millions of developers. We've built them using the ActiveState Platform but will not be creating new versions in the future.

We're no longer creating new Community Edition builds - find out why!

Komodo IDE Documentation

Our multi-language IDE is perfect for your programming projects.

Community Forum

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