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Technical analysis software for the stock market


This document explains how to quickly install Continuous Trade on a computer with Linux, Windows, or any Java compatible Desktop Operating System.

  1. Continuous Trade will run on any computer equipped with a Java Runtime Environment. The system should provide a graphical interface, TCP/IP communications and some disk space.

  2. We recommend installing any of mySQL or PostgreSQL database servers, but also the internal Hypersonic SQL database is supported.

  3. Java Runtime recommended is now(ago-2006) Sun's Java Runtime Environment v., or greater

  4. You can now start the application using the included command files. Or execute that command in the installation directory:

    for Linux:

    java -Dsun.java2d.opengl=true -Xms40m -Xmx1024m -XX:NewSize=128m -XX:MaxNewSize=128m\
    -XX:SurvivorRatio=8 -ea -cp "continuoustrade.jar:lib/borland.jar:lib/hsqldb.jar:\
    lib/xstream.jar:%CLASSPATH%" org.continuoustrade.main.Main

    for Windows:

    java -Dsun.java2d.opengl=true -Xms40m -Xmx1024m -XX; NewSize=128m -XX; MaxNewSize=128m -XX;
    SurvivorRatio=8 -ea -cp "continuoustrade.jar; lib\borland.jar; lib\hsqldb.jar;
    lib\joone-engine.jar; lib\jython.jar; lib\mysql-connector-java.jar; lib\swingx.jar; lib\xstream.jar;
    %CLASSPATH%" org.continuoustrade.main.Main

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