Install on Linux

Install Datashare will help you set up the software on your computer.

Currently, only a .deb package for Debian/Ubuntu is provided.

If you want to run it with another Linux distribution, you can download the latest version of the Datashare jar here :

And adapt the following launch script : to your environment.

1. Download Datashare

Go to, scroll down and click 'Download .deb'

Save the Debian package as a file

2. Install the package

$ sudo apt install /dir/to/debian/package/datashare-dist_7.2.0_all.deb

3. Run Datashare with:

$ datashare

You can now start Datashare!

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Datashare is an open source project by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists