Welcome to the Embedthis Expansive™ installation release notes. This document provides release-specific information for Expansive. This package contains a pre-built stand-alone (binary) web server and the development libraries and headers needed to embed Expansive in a device or application.
This software is copyrighted and distributed under license. It is available under a GPLv2 open source license and an optional commercial license. Please read LICENSE.md for details.
Binary releases are supplied for the following operating systems.
- Windows (x86)
- Mac OS X (Mavericks or later)
The following operating systems are supported by recompiling Expansive from source.
- FreeBSD 10.X
- Linux 2.6 and later
- Mac OS X 10.9 and later
- Windows 7 and later
Build and Tool Requirements
If you are building the software from source you may require:
- MakeMe version 0.8.6 or later to build with MakeMe.
- Pak version 0.10.0 or later to install packages.
Development Environment Hardware Platform Support
If you wish to build Expansive from source code, you will need to use a "C" compiler and associated development tools. Several development environments are supported. You may choose any of the following to compile and build samples and source code.
- Linux GNU tools
- Mac Xcode 6.4 and later
- Windows Visual Studio 2013 and later