Download Next 1.4.0 (Beta 2020-01-06)
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Download for macOS (1.3.0)
The pre-built package is not up-to-date. We recommend to build from source (see below.)
Next 1.3.0 is in beta for macOS and can only be currently installed via MacPorts or from source.
Download for GNU/Linux (x86-64)
Get it from your distribution package manager
Next is currently packaged for:
- Arch Linux (AUR)
If your distribution is not in the list, read on.
To install the package, type
apt install ./path/to/next_xxx.deb or use the
gdebi graphical installer.
It installs the two binaries
This is a complete bundle that includes all the recursive dependencies and requires nothing but a recent-enough Linux kernel, hence its rather big size! As soon as you download Next for GNU/Linux,
- extract the archive (e.g. with
tar xf /path/to/download/file-- you need lzip),
./usr/local/bin/nextto get started!
The archive does not have to be extracted to the filesystem root
This pack relies either on the "user namespace" feature of the Linux kernel or
on PRoot to setup a virtual root
folder for Next in the root of the extracted archive.
If Next does not work for you at this point, you might have to enable user namespaces. Try to run the following in a shell:
sudo sysctl -w kernel.unprivileged_userns_clone=1
If the previous command did not workYou might have to issue the following instead:or, depending on your kernel compilation options:
sudo sh -c 'echo 0 > /proc/sys/kernel/userns_restrict'If none of the above works, your kernel might not support user namespaces. You might have to compile a custom kernel to enable this feature, but at this point it's probably easier to install Guix and run
sudo sh -c 'echo 1 > /proc/sys/kernel/unprivileged_userns_clone'or even build Next from source. Refer to your distribution for more help.
guix install next
You can produce this Guix pack yourself with
which should yield:
guix pack -RR --no-grafts --compression=lzip --symlink=/usr/local/bin/next=bin/next next gst-plugins-good gst-plugins-bad gst-plugins-ugly gst-libav
on the Guix commit:
The latest source is available from https://source.atlas.engineer/view/repository/next where you an clone it with Git.
You can also find a mirror of our repository on GitHub.