Download Inkscape Source
The stable release 0.91 intended for production use is available:
Release notes can be found in our Wiki.
The previous version 0.48.5 can be compiled from:
See our Wiki article about CompilingInkscape for troubleshooting help.
For those wishing to use the latest and greatest "bleeding edge" features and willing to risk more instability, or those wishing to test out the newly added code to help identify and debug problems in the code, access is provided to the development versions. Use at your own risk, and please report bugs you find!
Precompiled package for Ubuntu : PPA for Ubuntu has nightly builds of Inkscape from trunk.
Source Code Packages
You can also obtain the source code and compile it yourself :
bzr branch lp:inkscape
Browse Source Code online
If you would just like to take a look at the files of the current development version, visit the code repository at launchpad.
Some of the packages have been signed by the packager. Here is where to find their GPG public keys: