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./configure --help
./configure (with some sensible options)
sudo make install

Installation guide:

For more information see

NOTE: *The 3.3 branch should be considered as the new "master" branch now. * *The master branch is no longer maintained. (A merge could not be performed automatically due to different code paths.)*


EPrints is a document management system aimed at Higher Educational institutions and individuals. EPrints has been used to provide Open Access to research results, sharing of educational resources and providing portfolios of work. It has a flexible metadata and workflow model to support varied business needs as well as interaction with other Web and institutional systems.


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EPrints can be contacted in the real world at

EPrints Services
Electronics and Computer Science
Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering
University of Southampton
Southampton, SO17 1BJ
United Kingdom


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EPrints is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

EPrints is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

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