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Official Binary Releases
NetHack is available in binary ("ready-to-run") form for a number of
systems - click on the appropriate link below to download.
See the links page for unofficial binaries for these and other systems.
Official Source Release
There are two ways to get the NetHack source. The traditional static
snapshot and our public git repository.
The source release includes all the code for the above versions plus
code for the systems listed below.
Also in the source release are instructions for porting to other systems
and (out of date) code for systems that are no longer supported.
- Windows 8.x/10
- MacOS X
- Windows CE
- Unix (*BSD, System V, Solaris, HP-UX, ...)
Download the source.
Learn about our git repository.
MD5 checksums are shown with most download packages or you can get the
whole set here.
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and M. Stephenson. See
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