Downloads

Latest version

To download and build the most recent release of BlackLab, clone the repository and build it using Maven:

git clone git://github.com/INL/BlackLab.git
cd BlackLab
mvn install

To use the latest development version, switch to the ‘dev’ branch:

git clone git://github.com/INL/BlackLab.git
cd BlackLab
git checkout dev
mvn install

If you’re using Subversion, use:

svn checkout https://github.com/INL/BlackLab/trunk BlackLab
cd BlackLab
mvn install

Releases

See the GitHub releases page for the complete list. This may also include development versions you can try out. If you’re looking for the BlackLab library or commandline tools (i.e. not BlackLab Server), choose the version with libraries included.

Also see the Change log.

Version Downloads Description
SNAPSHOT Source (tgz) Source (zip) In-development version
v2.1.0 Binary (war) Source (tgz) Source (zip) Bugfixes. MetadataFieldsWriter allows programmatically setting specials fields such as pidField.
v2.0.0 Binary (war) Source (tgz) Source (zip) New Java API. Multithreaded indexing and search. Saxon (XPath 3) support. Multiple metadata values per field possible. Many more improvements.
v1.7.2 Binary (war) Source (tgz) Source (zip) Made configuring input formats much easier, using a YAML (or JSON) file. Improved corpus structure information to allow better UI generation. Many other improvements.