To install BioDynaMo for the first time execute the following commands. The installation will also install all required packages including ParaView, ROOT and Qt5.
git clone https://github.com/BioDynaMo/biodynamo.git cd biodynamo ./install.sh
1. After the installation you need to restart your terminal.
In every new terminal execute
to use BioDynaMo!
2. It is also possible to use the library without running `make install`. You will just need to source
thisbdm.sh from the build directory:
3. BioDynaMo uses a customized version of ParaView. Therefore, you should not install ParaView separately.
The following commands update your BioDynaMo installation:
cd path/to/biodynamo # make sure you are on the master branch git checkout master # get latest changes git pull origin master ./install.sh
- Ubuntu 16.04 (recommended), 18.04
- CentOS 7 (latest)
- Mac OSX