Getting the source code
You must have Subversion version 1.3 or later; get it from
For more detailed SVN support, check out this
You can check out the Piccolo source code from
SVN by running the following command:
svn checkout https://svn.cs.umd.edu/repos/piccolo/piccolo.java/trunk piccolo.javare>
svn checkout https://svn.cs.umd.edu/repos/piccolo/piccolo.net/trunk piccolo.net
svn checkout https://svn.cs.umd.edu/repos/piccolo/pocketpiccolo.net/trunk pocketpiccolo.net
If you get an "Error validating server certificate" message, type
'p' to trust the server certificate.
SVN will prompt you for a username and password. For the
piccoloro and for the password type
This will create a subdirectory with the specified name in the current directory,
which will contain the source tree. Once you've checked out a copy of the source tree, you can catch up
on any modified files by running an update command:
svn updateBecause you've only been granted read only access to the tree, you won't
be able to commit any changes. Changes can be submitted for inclusion by
visiting the Contribute page.
To compile the code, see the 'Readme.txt' file at the top level of the source tree. Or check out the
Getting Started section
in the Learning Center.