Ticket #12042: suggestion for download windows site on homepage2.html

File suggestion for download windows site on homepage2.html, 2.7 KB (added by emil, 9 years ago)
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4    <meta content="text/html; charset=ISO-8859-1"
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6    <title>suggestion for download windows site on homepage</title>
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9    Hi, this is a 2nd suggestion how the text in<br>
10    <a href="http://sagemath.org/download-windows.html">http://sagemath.org/download-windows.html</a><br>
11    <br>
12    could look like:<br>
13    <br>
14    <span style="font-weight: bold;">Usage</span><br>
15    To run Sage on Microsoft Windows you need the following:<br>
16    <br>
17    &nbsp;&nbsp; 1. <a href="https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Downloads">VirtualBox</a>
18    for Windows <br>
19    &nbsp;&nbsp; 2. <a
20      href="http://www.sagemath.org/mirror/win/meta/sage-4.7.2.ova.metalink">Download
21      the "Sage" .ova file</a> and follow these <a
22      href="http://wiki.sagemath.org/SageAppliance">additional
23      instructions</a>.<br>
24    &nbsp;<br>
25    The current VirtualBox solution provides you with an
26    encapsulated and tested system. It allows to use the Sage notebook
27    in your web browser with no noticable speed loss compared to a
28    native Linux install.<br>
29    <br>
30    <span style="font-weight: bold;">System requirements:</span><br>
31    512 MB RAM<br>
32    2.5 GB free disk space<br>
33    <br>
34    <br>
35    <span style="font-weight: bold;">Other - unsupported - possibilities
36      to run
37      Sage on a Windows system:</span><br>
38    <a href="http://sagemath.org/download-livecd.html">Sage
39      Live CD</a> to boot from CD or USB<br>
40    Community provided virtual machines: <a
41href="http://groups.google.com/group/sage-devel/browse_thread/thread/6114364583e3ca2f">Gentoo</a>,
42    <a
43href="http://groups.google.com/group/sage-windows/browse_thread/thread/c1de16a13683d6e9">Puppy</a><br>
44    <a
45href="http://boxen.math.washington.edu/home/emil/doc/html/en/HOWTO-FirstSteps.htm#Windows_Installer">Windows
46      installer</a><a
47href="http://boxen.math.washington.edu/home/emil/doc/html/en/HOWTO-FirstSteps.htm#Windows_Installer">
48      of the Live CD</a> (install dual boot
49    system)<br>
50    <a
51href="http://boxen.math.washington.edu/home/emil/doc/html/en/Windows_Installer.html">Windows
52      Installer of Virtualbox and Sage</a><br>
53    <br>
54    <span style="font-weight: bold;">Methods which were successfully
55      applied in the past, but may or may not work for
56      you:</span><br>
57    <a href="http://trac.sagemath.org/sage_trac/wiki/CygwinPort">Cygwin
58      port of Sage</a><br>
59    <a href="http://wiki.sagemath.org/WubiGuide">Ubuntu Wubi install</a><br>
60    <a
61href="http://boxen.math.washington.edu/home/emil/doc/SageWin/Sage_on_andLinux.html">Andlinux/Colinux</a><br>
62    <br>
63    <br>
64    <br>
65    <br>
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