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Linux

Linux Installation

  1. Download the Linux (recommended) installation package.
  2. Expand the contents of the tarball into a directory of choice with tar -xzvf COPASI-*-Linux-*bit.tar.gz.
  3. CopasiUI is a dynamically linked executables, and has no library dependencies except the glibc shared library, CopasiSE has no library dependencies.
  4. Optionally, add the environment variable COPASIDIR to your start up script. The value must be the absolute path for the directory "copasi" created during extraction.

Linux Alternative Installation

  1. Download the Linux (all static) installation package.
  2. Expand the contents of the tarball into a directory of choice with tar -xzvf COPASI-*-Linux-*bit.tar.gz.
  3. CopasiUI and CopasiSE are the executables, and have no library dependencies except that they need glibc version 2.3.6 (it may not run well with older versions.)
  4. Optionally, add the environment variable COPASIDIR to your start up script. The value must be the absolute path for the directory "copasi" created during extraction.

Please note, you will have to replace the* above with the build number of your package.