Apache Shindig Downloads

Apache Shindig is distributed under the Apache License, version 2.0.

Apache Shindig is a distributed as API and as a Web application. You must have a Servlet container for the Java version installed in order to proceed. Shindig was successfully tested on Jetty (Java) and Tomcat (Java).

General Availability Releases

Current Version

Apache Shindig 2.5.1 was released the 2014-03-04.


Implementation Download Link
Apache Shindig (tar.bz2) Java shindig-2.5.1-java.tar.bz2
Apache Shindig (tar.gz) Java shindig-2.5.1-java.tar.gz
Apache Shindig (zip) Java shindig-2.5.1-java.zip
Apache Shindig (war) Java shindig-server-2.5.1.war
Apache Shindig (tar.bz2) Source shindig-2.5.1-source.tar.bz2
Apache Shindig (tar.gz) Source shindig-2.5.1-source.tar.gz
Apache Shindig (zip) Source shindig-2.5.1-source.zip

Previous Releases

Apache Shindig 2.5.0 Update 1

Apache Shindig 2.5.0

Apache Shindig 2.5.0 Beta 6

Apache Shindig 2.5.0 Beta 5

Apache Shindig 2.5.0 Beta 4

Apache Shindig 2.5.0 Beta 3

Apache Shindig 2.5.0 Beta 2

Apache Shindig 2.5.0 Beta 1

Apache Shindig 3.0 Beta 4

Apache Shindig 3.0 Beta 3

Apache Shindig 3.0 Beta 2

Apache Shindig 2.0.0

Apache Shindig 1.1 Beta 5

Apache Shindig 1.0.1


What do we do about documentation now?

Integration Builds

Apache Shindig uses Hudson as Continuous Integration tool. You could download the latest build from the trunk (i.e. implementation of OpenSocial Spec 2.5) or the branch.

What kind of content do we want to put here?

System Requirements

Verify these requirements are still correct.

Installation Instructions

Note: Read the README files inside the distributions for detailed instructions.

  1. Unzip the distribution archive to the directory you wish to install Apache Shindig.
  2. Install Apache Shindig in your Servlet container or in your Web server depending the wanted implementations. Have a glance to your server documentation before processing. For instance, you could do:
    • Java version: copy the Apache Shindig WAR file to $TOMCAT_HOME/webapps for Tomcat.
    • PHP version: copy shindig-php into /var/www/html/shindig for Apache.
  3. In your browser navigate to http://localhost:8080/containers/commoncontainer/index.html

Common Container