Urbansim Downloads and Installation Instructions
See the ReleaseNotes
for a description of recent changes.
A binary installer is currently only available for Windows x86. Other installers are forthcoming. In the meantime, you'll have to follow the detailed installation instructions for your platform:
See Downloading the Opus/UrbanSim sample data and source code
for accessing released source.
You may wish to check out the development code from svn. The following instructions can be adapted for your preferred development environment.
$ mkdir opus
$ cd opus
$ export OPUS_HOME=$PWD
$ svn checkout https://svn.urbansim.org/src/trunk src
$ svn checkout https://svn.urbansim.org/settings
Optionally, you may check out the existing project configurations and sample data:
$ svn checkout https://svn.urbansim.org/project_configs
$ svn checkout https://svn.urbansim.org/data
If you prefer to use an IDE for development, you may wish to read about developing urbansim under Eclipse
is licensed under the GNU General Public License
, which means it is free, open source, and any derived works must preserve the license. The intent of this is to avoid proprietary obstacles and costs, and to facilitate collaboration between researchers, practitioners, and developers. Our intent is to support the unrestricted development of improved tools for planning and policymaking in land use, transportation, and the environment.
If you wish to contribute code or documentation to Urbansim
, here are some possibly interesting links: