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|pan 0.140 (beta)|
Many Linux distributions and BSD systems have their own Pan package, so first check for an up-to-date version for your distribution or system.
These packages were contributed by users and are not officially supported by the Pan project.
If your platform is not listed, consider contributing packages.
There is an Ubuntu PPA available, maintained by Klaus Vormweg.
There is a Pan installer available for Windows, contributed by Steve Davies.
|Pan Newsreader for Windows|
See the Pan Newsreader for Windows website for information on the latest installers and prerequisites.
To clone the Git repository, run:
git clone git://git.gnome.org/pan2
To clone the older, archived version, run:
git clone git://git.gnome.org/archive/pan
Compiling from Source
If all goes well, running
./autogen.sh; make in the
pan2 directory will
result in the executable
Compiling Pan requires the header files for
On most systems these are optional packages named
You will need one more optional package for a basic compile run,
If you plan to use advanced features like SSL with
GNOME Keyring password support,
you will have to install their appropriate development packages or compile from source.
for more details on the required versions of these add-ins.
Remaining tools typically come built-in on systems configured for development:
Older releases are archived permanently at