The Solid Software Tools website seems to have been abandoned by the vendor and the software that used to be hosted on the site is now unavailable. We decided to provide a mirror for the content originally distributed from that site starting with DeNovo Assembly Pipeline version 2.
Downloads can be accessed at http://www.biostars.org/static/downloads/solid/
DeNovo Assembly Pipeline
XSQ is a proprietary data format produced by the SOLiD instrument. It is a binary compressed format based on HDF5. The XSQ scripts from this package can transform this format into text csfasta and qual formats.
Program to Convert SOLiD Sequencing reads (CSFASTA) to NCBI's SRF format
The original developer of these tools has contacted us with information to a “unofficial, but authorized” project on github to release code and binaries for these utilities.
If you have access to other tools that used to be hosted on the Solid Software Tools website please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.