Anchor can be downloaded as a distribution (zip or tar.gz). This must be unpacked into a directory, followed by setting some environment variables.

Please download the latest version (anchor-0.12-prerelease) from GitHub, as matches your operating system:


Most components of Anchor are licensed under the permissive open-source MIT License. A small number are licensed under the less-permissive GPLv3. As a hybrid of both, the Anchor distribution is GPLv3 licensed. Please see the LICENSE.txt in each repository and distribution.


Anchor’s author is Owen Feehan. Particular additional thanks to:

Many additional acknowledgements are owed to the many libraries it publicly depends on.