Release 6.26/16 - 2024-03-20

Release Notes

The release notes for this release can be found here.

Binary distributions

Instead of manually downloading this binary, please explore first whether your package manager already provides this version. This way, you will automatically keep up-to-date with the latest stable versions with no manual maintenance on your side.

Platform Files Size
Almalinux 8.9 root_v6.26.16.Linux-AlmaLinux8.9-x86_64-gcc8.5.relwithdebinfo.tar.gz 602M
Ubuntu 20 root_v6.26.16.Linux-ubuntu20-x86_64-gcc9.4.relwithdebinfo.tar.gz 622M
Ubuntu 22 root_v6.26.16.Linux-ubuntu22-x86_64-gcc11.4.debug.tar.gz 426M
macOS 12.7 x86_64 Xcode 14 root_v6.26.16.macos-12.7-x86_64-clang140.relwithdebinfo.pkg 407M
macOS 12.7 x86_64 Xcode 14 root_v6.26.16.macos-12.7-x86_64-clang140.relwithdebinfo.tar.gz 266M

Source distribution

Platform Files Size
source root_v6.26.16.source.tar.gz 186M

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 v6-26-16 v6-26-16

See instructions to build from source.