While the installation should
go smoothly, if you are using NT and don't have adequate permissions, it
6.0a10 (May 25th, 2000: 3.61 MBytes download)
is much more mature, but has been put together quickly just as I am going
to be off the net for several months. If the build is right, it should
be the alpha release of choice.
6.0a9 (April 12th, 2000: 3.88 MBytes download; 9.5 MBytes when
expanded onto your disk). was the first publically announced version of
ViSta 6. ViSta 6a9 has been tested under Windows 95, 98 and NT. It does
not run under either 16-bit or 32-bit Win3.x.
to ViSta's Development
The development of ViSta is
open to those who wish to enhance ViSta for the benefit of its users. The
editiable code and documentation files are distributed with a moderated
open source policy. Rather than distributing the sources to everyone with
the standard download, access to the sources is made through a CVS server
located at UNC-CH..