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Prosody is available for all of the major operating systems. Be sure to check out the release notes.
Select a package for your system from the list, or download the source:
Debian and Ubuntu
A binary package is available that should work on Debian Lenny, and Ubuntu 8.04 (Hardy) up to 10.04 (Lucid).
After download simply double-click the file. For more help see the installation notes. Also note that for SSL/TLS support you need to install the second package also.
Alternatively, you can add our repository so that your package manager will automatically keep you up to date with new releases.
From Fedora 16 onwards Prosody is available to install via
yum, simply run as root:
yum install prosody
This should also work for RHEL 6 (and derivatives) after enabling the EPEL repository.
Arch Linux packages for Prosody are available in their repositories.
Follow installation instructions to install and configure the package.
A Windows installer is also available. Simply double-click the downloaded file to begin setup.
Or you can download this zipped version.
Also, some addons are available. These are zip files which can be extracted in the Prosody installation directory:
Mac OS X
An OS X package for Prosody 0.8 is not yet available. We're working on it.
A universal binary image for OS X 10.5 and newer is available below.
brew install http://prosody.im/files/homebrew/prosody.rb
Since this a relatively new script, feel free to report any issues or feedback to Tobias in the chatroom or mailing list.
Prosody is available for the various BSD flavours:
Prosody source archives for each release are available here.
Please note that while the latest source may contain new and exciting features, it is not always stable and production ready. If you find any anomalies please submit your bug reports or bug fixes after reading the instructions here.