Perseus' Java Hopper / News: Recent posts

New release!

A new release of the Perseus Java Hopper is now available. The Perseus Art & Archaeology module is now included with this release. Also, it uses new data that did not exist in the old releases. Therefore, you must download all of the data from and install it before you can use the new release.

Posted by Rashmi S 2009-04-16

Perseus Hopper: new release

A new release of the Perseus Hopper is now available. There have been many changes since the last release. If you want to use the new source code, you will have to reinstall the entire hopper since it is not compatible with the last release. You now have the option to download database dumps and other generated data and install the hopper that. These can be downloaded from the Perseus website ( Please see the README and INSTALL files for more information.

Posted by Rashmi S 2008-05-13

Installing on Windows

Currently, the hopper will not install on Windows machines. It generates files with names that are illegal on Windows.
There are no immediate plans to fix this problem as it affects many aspects of the system. If you are interested in looking into this problem, please contact us and we can give you the information we have on the issue.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Posted by Rashmi S 2008-02-06

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