The latest development source is on GitHub.

The current stable release is version 1.6.1 which can be downloaded from:

Refer to NEWS to see what's new in this version, and be sure to read the Installation for how to compile and install it.

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MPB on Amazon Web Services (AWS)

The most recent, stable version of MPB preinstalled on Ubuntu can be accessed for free on Amazon Web Services (AWS) Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) as an Amazon Machine Image (AMI) provided by Simpetus.

Precompiled MPB Packages for and Ubuntu

Precompiled packages of MPB are available for Ubuntu as mpb. The Ubuntu 16.10 package is available in the science repository. We highly recommend using Ubuntu as MPB and all of its dependencies can be installed using just one line:

sudo apt-get install mpb h5utils

You can also install the parallel version of MPB which is based on MPICH using:

sudo apt-get install mpb-mpi