For many years, Ready-to-Run Software has sold packaged binary and source
collections of publicly available software (with support included). As we
continue to focus our efforts on our growing Professional Services organization,
we are now providing many of the packages previously available in our ReadyPaks®
for free download (without any warranty or support). We encourage you to
download, use and enjoy these packages.
Please click here
to download ReadyPaks at no charge.
Please contact our if you need alternate platforms, alternate versions, other packages,
customizations or support.
A ReadyPak is a suite of popular, up to date, publicly available UNIX programs that are
ready-to-run on your machine -- we've done all the work of finding them and
ReadyPaks for most
popular UNIX environments
UNIX environments tend to vary from manufacturer to manufacturer and this can cause
headaches when trying to achieve uniform results across a range of machines. Each ReadyPak
is available for a variety of UNIX systems, ensuring consistent performance across
Smart Installation System
We've designed a "Smart Installation System" (SIS) to manage the installation
process, allowing you to quickly select which programs to install and where to install
them, with a cross-reference utility to resolve the typical problem of "to run
program A, you need program B". The SIS also coordinates sharing of many
machine-independent files across network platforms to allow the most efficient use of
valuable disk space.
With each ReadyPak, Ready-to-Run Software provides you with
software ready-to-run immediately for much less than you'd pay to acquire the same
software in non-executable form from a bulletin board. And for only a fraction of what
you'd pay for most of the commercial software available!
ReadyPaks are currently
available for the following platforms: