Release 6.04/16 - 2016-03-17

Release Notes

The release notes for this release can be found here.

Source distribution

Platform Files Size
source root_v6.04.16.source.tar.gz 96M

Binary distributions

Platform Files Size
CentOS Cern 7 gcc4.8 root_v6.04.16.Linux-centos7-x86_64-gcc4.8.tar.gz 160M
CentOS Cern 7 gcc4.9 root_v6.04.16.Linux-centos7-x86_64-gcc4.9.tar.gz 167M
Linux fedora20 gcc4.8 root_v6.04.16.Linux-fedora20-x86_64-gcc4.8.tar.gz 144M
Linux fedora21 gcc4.9 root_v6.04.16.Linux-fedora21-x86_64-gcc4.9.tar.gz 149M
Scientific Linux Cern 6 gcc4.8 root_v6.04.16.Linux-slc6-x86_64-gcc4.8.tar.gz 160M
Scientific Linux Cern 6 gcc4.9 root_v6.04.16.Linux-slc6-x86_64-gcc4.9.tar.gz 167M
Ubuntu 14 gcc4.8 root_v6.04.16.Linux-ubuntu14-x86_64-gcc4.8.tar.gz 149M
OsX 10.9 clang60 root_v6.04.16.macosx64-10.9-clang60.dmg 139M
OsX 10.9 clang60 root_v6.04.16.macosx64-10.9-clang60.tar.gz 139M
OsX 10.10 clang70 root_v6.04.16.macosx64-10.10-clang70.dmg 139M
OsX 10.10 clang70 root_v6.04.16.macosx64-10.10-clang70.tar.gz 140M
OsX 10.11 clang70 root_v6.04.16.macosx64-10.11-clang70.dmg 143M
OsX 10.11 clang70 root_v6.04.16.macosx64-10.11-clang70.tar.gz 143M

Installations in AFS and CVMFS

Standalone installations with minimal external dependencies are available at:


Example for setting up ROOT and the corresponding compiler from AFS

. /afs/
. /afs/


The entire ROOT source can be obtained from our public Git repository:

git clone

The release specific tag can be obtained using:

cd root
git checkout -b v6-04-16 v6-04-16