Sakai source code can be checked forked from our Github repository. The latest development work is located in
the master branch; stable releases can be found in
tags while maintenance and other work is performed in a 19.x branch.
To checkout a stable release tag, clone the git repo and then checkout the tag (in this case 19.0):
git clone https://github.com/sakaiproject/sakai.git cd sakai && git checkout 19.0
The latest stable release may be newer than the version listed above. Please see https://github.com/sakaiproject/sakai/releases.
The latest bug fixes for a particular release can be found in our maintenance branches. Please note that certain maintenance branch fixes require database schema changes. You can check out the maintenance branch by issuing the following command from the terminal:
git clone https://github.com/sakaiproject/sakai.git cd sakai && git checkout 19.x
If you all ready have cloned the repository, skip step the clone step above.