Release 6.12/06 - 2018-02-09


New: support for C++17 with GCC 7.3.

Release Notes

The release notes for this release can be found here.

Source distribution

Platform Files Size
source root_v6.12.06.source.tar.gz 155M

Binary distributions

Platform Files Size
CentOS Cern 7 gcc4.8 root_v6.12.06.Linux-centos7-x86_64-gcc4.8.tar.gz 134M
Linux fedora26 gcc7.2 root_v6.12.06.Linux-fedora26-x86_64-gcc7.2.tar.gz 121M
Linux fedora27 gcc7.2 root_v6.12.06.Linux-fedora27-x86_64-gcc7.2.tar.gz 121M
Ubuntu 14 gcc4.8 root_v6.12.06.Linux-ubuntu14-x86_64-gcc4.8.tar.gz 120M
Ubuntu 16 gcc5.4 root_v6.12.06.Linux-ubuntu16-x86_64-gcc5.4.tar.gz 121M
Ubuntu 17 gcc7.2 root_v6.12.06.Linux-ubuntu17-x86_64-gcc7.2.tar.gz 126M
OsX 10.12 clang90 root_v6.12.06.macosx64-10.12-clang90.dmg 125M
OsX 10.12 clang90 root_v6.12.06.macosx64-10.12-clang90.tar.gz 125M
OsX 10.13 clang90 root_v6.12.06.macosx64-10.13-clang90.dmg 127M
OsX 10.13 clang90 root_v6.12.06.macosx64-10.13-clang90.tar.gz 125M

Installations in CVMFS

Standalone installations with minimal external dependencies are available at:



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 v6-12-06 v6-12-06