merlin is available for download in a single multi-platform version
Reasonably powerful x64 hardware. Any recent Intel or AMD processor should do.
1GB memory (most operations use less than 1GB, however the local alignments may take up to 3GB)
Please note that merlin is no longer compliant with Java 1.8!
If you have any intentions of creating local MySQL databases, merlin will only operate over MySQL Server 5.6
Windows (XP or later), Unix (Ubuntu or macOS).
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