You can compile Kawa from the source distribution. Alternatively, you can install the pre-compiled binary distribution.
The corresponding pre-compiled release is ftp://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/kawa/kawa-2.2.zip. The most recent snapshot is ftp://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/kawa/kawa-latest.zip. Instructions for using either are here.
svn -q checkout svn://sourceware.org/svn/kawa/trunk kawa
Some corporate firewalls may block outgoing Subversion
connections. If that case you should be able to access the
Kawa Subversion repository using HTTP. (If you need
to use an HTTP proxy, you can edit
~/.subversion/servers as described
Use this command instead:
svn -q checkout http://sourceware.org/svn/kawa/trunk kawa
After a checkout you will need to run:
before proceding with instructions for building the source distribution.
Once you have it checked out, you can keep it up-to-date with
You can also browse the svn archive via viewvc.