Oracle Java Platform 8 (JDK) must be installed. Installation packages can be downloaded from here:
Java Platform, Standard Edition: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html
Please note that Open-JDK cannot be used because of the lack of JavaFX support.
Note: the following instuctions are deprecated for the DeDevelopment Machine 3.0.0 and newer. The supported version to update CS-Studio is described here.
css-update.sh is a linux script that will make easy update CS-Studio to a specific version. Download it into your home directory, then execute the following commands:
sudo mv ~/css-update.sh /usr/bin/css-update
sudo chmod +x /usr/bin/css-update
Now you can use it in the following manner:
css-update [-d] <version>, where
-dwill take updates from the development repository,
<version>is the version you want to be updated to.
- will move
- will download the requested version and extract it into a temporary folder,
- will move the extracted version into
css-update -d 188.8.131.52 will download the development version of CS–Studio 184.108.40.206 and install it into
/opt so next time the
css command will be run the new version of CS-Studio will start.
Documentation about ESS version of CS-Studio can be found here: ESS CS-Studio Documentation