BitCurator 0.5.8 Now Available

BitCurator environment (0.5.8) is now available at our Release site (

This is a maintenance release that reduces the size on disk of the VM and ISO, eliminates an inaccurate error message on startup for some machines, and updates the VirtualBox extensions to 4.3.6.

Our updated Quickstart guide can also be found in the Documentation folder on the BitCurator environment desktop.

As with previous releases, this environment is built on a 64-bit version of Ubuntu and may be unstable on certain 32-bit host operating systems, or host hardware with less than 4GB of RAM. Please don’t hesitate to post here if you have questions!