Release 6.08/02 - 2016-12-02


Basically only bug fixes. The actual list issues solved by this release can be found in the release notes.

Release Notes

The release notes for this release can be found here.

Source distribution

Platform Files Size
source root_v6.08.02.source.tar.gz 149M

Binary distributions

Platform Files Size
CentOS Cern 7 gcc4.8 root_v6.08.02.Linux-centos7-x86_64-gcc4.8.tar.gz 196M
Linux fedora22 gcc5.3 root_v6.08.02.Linux-fedora22-x86_64-gcc5.3.tar.gz 185M
Linux fedora24 gcc6.1 root_v6.08.02.Linux-fedora24-x86_64-gcc6.1.tar.gz 165M
Ubuntu 14 gcc4.8 root_v6.08.02.Linux-ubuntu14-x86_64-gcc4.8.tar.gz 182M
Ubuntu 16 gcc5.4 root_v6.08.02.Linux-ubuntu16-x86_64-gcc5.4.tar.gz 186M
OsX 10.10 clang70 root_v6.08.02.macosx64-10.10-clang70.dmg 157M
OsX 10.10 clang70 root_v6.08.02.macosx64-10.10-clang70.tar.gz 158M
OsX 10.11 clang80 root_v6.08.02.macosx64-10.11-clang80.dmg 163M
OsX 10.11 clang80 root_v6.08.02.macosx64-10.11-clang80.tar.gz 163M
OsX 10.12 clang80 root_v6.08.02.macosx64-10.12-clang80.dmg 167M
OsX 10.12 clang80 root_v6.08.02.macosx64-10.12-clang80.tar.gz 168M

Installations in CVMFS

Standalone installations with minimal external dependencies are available at:


Example for setting up ROOT and the corresponding compiler from CVMFS

. /cvmfs/
. /cvmfs/


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 v6-08-02 v6-08-02