Chapter 2. Downloading Sesame

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2.1. Maven artifacts
2.2. Subversion code repository

If you follow the download links from the download section at you'll find that there are a number of different files that you can download. Which one you need depends on what you want to do with it:

2.1. Maven artifacts

The Sesame libraries are also available as artifacts in a Maven repository. This Maven repository is located at Developers using Maven can use this repository to automatically resolve library dependencies and to get the latest released versions of each library. See Chapter 4, Setting up to use the Sesame libraries for more information on how to set up your POM and which dependencies to include.

For instructions how to use the Maven build system, see

2.2. Subversion code repository

Sesame's source code is available from our Subversion (SVN) repository: There is an SVN Web Viewer available as well at Source code for each release can be found in the tags directory, the development version of the code is in the trunk directory. Branches exist for each major release (2.4, 2.5, 2.6, etc.), with consecutive minor releases (2.6.1, 2.6.2, etc.) being developed within that branch.