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TWS Standalone API

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Install TWS API Components on Unix

  1. To install to the latest TWS API 9.69 beta version on your computer download the installation program from the IB website at: http://interactivebrokers.github.io/downloads/twsapi_macunix.971.01.jar
     
  2. At the command line, create a directory called "IBJts" in the current directory by typing:
    jar xf twsapi_unixmac_969.jar
     
  3. To run the sample TWS API socket client program, change to the IBJts directory and type:
    java -jar jtsclient.jar