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* Python 2.4 http://www.python.org
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* Graphviz http://www.graphviz.org
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== Requirements ==
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* Qt 4.2.0 (or above) Open Source Edition http://www.trolltech.com/products/qt/index.html
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* PyQt4 (v4.1.1)http://www.riverbankcomputing.co.uk/pyqt/index.php and SIP (4.5.2) http://www.riverbankcomputing.co.uk/sip/index.php
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* Python 2.6 or 2.7 http://www.python.org
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* PyXML http://pyxml.sourceforge.net
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* Qt 4.6 (or above) Open Source Edition http://qt.nokia.com/downloads
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* SOAPpy http://pywebsvcs.sourceforge.net
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* PyQt4 (v4.7 or above) http://www.riverbankcomputing.com/software/pyqt and SIP (4.10 or above) http://www.riverbankcomputing.co.uk/software/sip
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* fpconst http://www.warnes.net/rwndown/~warnes/fpconst
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* numpy (1.4 or above) http://www.numpy.org (scipy)
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* MySQLdb http://sourceforge.net/projects/mysql-python
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* scipy (0.7 or above) http://www.scipy.org (scipy)
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* VTK (if you want to run vtk workflows) http://www.vtk.org
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* matplotlib (0.99 or above) http://www.scipy.org (scipy)
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* scipy http://www.scipy.org
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For running various not-required packages and features (packages are listed last, in parentheses):
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* SUDS https://fedorahosted.org/suds/ (web services) [http://www.vistrails.org/index.php/SUDS_Patch optional patch]
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* MySQLdb http://sourceforge.net/projects/mysql-python (accessing databases)
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* VTK (5.4.2 and above) http://www.vtk.org (vtk)
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* matplotlib http://matplotlib.sourceforge.net/ (pylab)
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== Instructions ==
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'''[[Mac Intel Instructions|Click here for specific instructions for Mac OS X]]'''
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* Install Python
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** On most Linux distributions it comes by default.
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** On Windows: Get the msi release 2.7.x [http://www.python.org/download/ here]
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** Add the installation directory to the PATH variable
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* Install Python Extensions
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** Install  SUDS if you plan to use web services package
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* Install VTK  (if you need VTK - for infovis support install the development version)
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** First you'll need CMake: get the latest release [http://www.cmake.org/HTML/Download.html here]
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** Then you can get vtk: follow the instructions to download the source code on this [http://www.vtk.org/get-software.php page]
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** '''(Skip this step if you don't need to run CORIE workflows)''' Follow [[ExtraVTKFIles|these instructions]] to add CORIE and other needed files to VTK.
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** To compile VTK follow the instructions in the file ''README.html'' in the root of VTK directory tree
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** On configuring CMake, make sure that the variables VTK_WRAP_PYTHON, VTK_USE_GUISUPPORT, VTK_USE_DISPLAY are ON and VTK_USE_QVTK is OFF
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** It is recommended to create a environment variable called PYTHONPATH
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*** PYTHONPATH=''<path/to/vtk_build>''/Wrapping/Python:''<path/to/vtk_build>''/bin:.
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* '''For Linux only''': Install Qt 4.6.3 or above (Qt 4.8.X recommended)
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** You can get the open source version for all platforms [http://www.trolltech.com/download/opensource.html here]
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** Run '''configure''' then '''make'''
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* '''For Linux only''': Install SIP
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** Downloads available '''[http://www.riverbankcomputing.com/software/sip/download here]'''.
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** Uncompress the file, and inside the directory, type '''python configure.py'''.  On 64-bit Linux type '''python configure.py -d /usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/'''. Then '''make''' and '''make install'''
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* Install PyQt4
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** Downloads of the latest stable release and latest snapshots are available '''[http://www.riverbankcomputing.com/software/pyqt/download here]'''.
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** '''Windows only''': Download the binary package that contains everything you need to run PyQt4. This will install SIP and Qt for you.
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** '''For Linux only''': Uncompress the file, and inside the directory, type '''python configure.py'''. On 64-bit Linux type '''python configure.py -d /usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/'''. Then '''make''' and '''make install'''
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* Install MySQLdb (Python library allowing MySQL databases access)
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** The file is available [http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=22307&package_id=15775 here]
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* Install SciPy
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** Windows
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*** First download and install  [http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=1369&package_id=175103 NumPy] and then  [http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=27747 SciPy]
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** Linux
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*** Download and install BLAS [http://www.netlib.org/blas] - Note: Most package managers allow easy download and installation through the native interface however; you must also get the source code and set the environment variable BLAS_SRC
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*** Download and install LAPACK [http://www.netlib.org/lapack] - Note:  Most package managers allow easy download and installation through the native interface however; you must also get the source code and set the environment variable LAPACK_SRC
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*** Download and install numpy [http://numpy.scipy.org]
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*** Download and install scipy [http://www.scipy.org]
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* Install matplotlib
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** Windows
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*** Get it [http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=80706&package_id=278194 here]
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** Linux
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*** Files are available [http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=80706&package_id=82474 here]
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* To run VisTrails from source:
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** Excute this on a terminal window or on a command prompt on Windows:
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  cd /path/to/vistrails_src
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  python vistrails/run.py

Current revision as of 08:07, 29 June 2016


Requirements

For running various not-required packages and features (packages are listed last, in parentheses):

Instructions

Click here for specific instructions for Mac OS X

  • Install Python
    • On most Linux distributions it comes by default.
    • On Windows: Get the msi release 2.7.x here
    • Add the installation directory to the PATH variable
  • Install Python Extensions
    • Install SUDS if you plan to use web services package
  • Install VTK (if you need VTK - for infovis support install the development version)
    • First you'll need CMake: get the latest release here
    • Then you can get vtk: follow the instructions to download the source code on this page
    • (Skip this step if you don't need to run CORIE workflows) Follow these instructions to add CORIE and other needed files to VTK.
    • To compile VTK follow the instructions in the file README.html in the root of VTK directory tree
    • On configuring CMake, make sure that the variables VTK_WRAP_PYTHON, VTK_USE_GUISUPPORT, VTK_USE_DISPLAY are ON and VTK_USE_QVTK is OFF
    • It is recommended to create a environment variable called PYTHONPATH
      • PYTHONPATH=<path/to/vtk_build>/Wrapping/Python:<path/to/vtk_build>/bin:.
  • For Linux only: Install Qt 4.6.3 or above (Qt 4.8.X recommended)
    • You can get the open source version for all platforms here
    • Run configure then make
  • For Linux only: Install SIP
    • Downloads available here.
    • Uncompress the file, and inside the directory, type python configure.py. On 64-bit Linux type python configure.py -d /usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/. Then make and make install
  • Install PyQt4
    • Downloads of the latest stable release and latest snapshots are available here.
    • Windows only: Download the binary package that contains everything you need to run PyQt4. This will install SIP and Qt for you.
    • For Linux only: Uncompress the file, and inside the directory, type python configure.py. On 64-bit Linux type python configure.py -d /usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/. Then make and make install
  • Install MySQLdb (Python library allowing MySQL databases access)
    • The file is available here
  • Install SciPy
    • Windows
    • Linux
      • Download and install BLAS [1] - Note: Most package managers allow easy download and installation through the native interface however; you must also get the source code and set the environment variable BLAS_SRC
      • Download and install LAPACK [2] - Note: Most package managers allow easy download and installation through the native interface however; you must also get the source code and set the environment variable LAPACK_SRC
      • Download and install numpy [3]
      • Download and install scipy [4]
  • Install matplotlib
    • Windows
    • Linux
      • Files are available here
  • To run VisTrails from source:
    • Excute this on a terminal window or on a command prompt on Windows:
 cd /path/to/vistrails_src
 python vistrails/run.py
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