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The links point to pre-release placeholders, not to the 1.0 release code.
Release 1.0 'load and go'
1. Create a directory to work in:
mkdir dps8 cd dps8
2. Download prebuilt executable:
Notes: The download is a gzipped tar file containing the single file 'dps8'. The file was build under Fedora 23 (clang 3.7, libuv 1.4.0), with libuv
statically linked in.
$ ldd dps8 linux-vdso.so.1 (0x00007ffe01bbd000) libpthread.so.0 => /lib64/libpthread.so.0 (0x00007f3d361cc000) libm.so.6 => /lib64/libm.so.6 (0x00007f3d35eca000) libdl.so.2 => /lib64/libdl.so.2 (0x00007f3d35cc5000) libc.so.6 => /lib64/libc.so.6 (0x00007f3d35904000) /lib64/ld-linux-x86-64.so.2 (0x000055a2b1359000)
Tested under Fedora 23 and Ubuntu 14.04.5 LTS.
Notes: The download is a gzipped tar file containing the files 'dps8.exe', 'libwinpthread-1.dll' and
'libuv-1.dll'. The 'dps8.exe was build under MinGW on Fedora 23.
Tested under wine on Fedora 23.
$ file dps8.exe dps8.exe: PE32+ executable (console) x86-64, for MS Windows
3. Untar the prebuilt executable into the work directory
tar xfz ~/Downloads/???_dps8.tgz
4. Cold boot Multics
Follow the directions at http://swenson.org/multics_wiki/index.php?title=MR12.6f