ADMB Project

ADMB-11.2
Released December 19, 2014

Installing ADMB from prebuilt zip distributions for Unix operating systems such as Linux, MacOS, Solaris and BSD.


Prerequisites

The following programs should be installed on the local computer.

Note — For MacOS, install XCode with command line tools includes all the prerequistes.

Quick Start

  1. Download

    Go to download page ADMB-11.2

  2. Extract

    Unzip the downloaded file to the HOME directory.

  3. Open a Terminal window

  4. Use

    The following commands build and run the simple example.

       [~]$ cd admb/examples/admb/simple
       [~/admb/examples/admb/simple/]$ ~/admb/admb simple.tpl
       [~/admb/examples/admb/simple/]$ ./simple
    

    For MinGW and Cygwin shells, use the 'admb.sh' script.

       [~]$ cd admb/examples/admb/simple
       [~/admb/examples/admb/simple/]$ ~/admb/admb.sh simple.tpl
       [~/admb/examples/admb/simple/]$ ./simple
    
  5. Optional — Manual Installation

    Copy binary distribution folder to /usr/local/ as super-user.

       [~]$ sudo cp -Rvf admb /usr/local/admb
    

    Create symlink to main admb script. Directory /usr/local/bin/ should already exist.

       [~]$ sudo ln -sf /usr/local/admb/admb /usr/local/bin/admb
    

    After copying, build and run the simple example.

       [~]$ cd admb/examples/admb/simple
       [~/admb/examples/admb/simple/]$ admb simple.tpl
       [~/admb/examples/admb/simple/]$ ./simple
    

For help and support, contact users@admb-project.org.

$Id: QuickStartUnix.txt 2830 2014-12-19 19:13:22Z johnoel $