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 //A newer alternative os difxcalc, built on Calc11 which does not require calcserver. This is much easier to get going.// //A newer alternative os difxcalc, built on Calc11 which does not require calcserver. This is much easier to get going.//
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 In order to generate geometric models to use in the correlator, you will need to start the calcServer program (unless you are at an institute that already has a calcserver installation). ​ In order to do this, run startCalcServer as root (or with su).  Once you have done this, you should check it is running using checkCalcserver. ​ Make sure to set the $CALC_SERVER environment variable to an appropriate value (the machine name where you will run the calc server). ​ You may also wish to (as root, or with su) run "cp directory_to_install_DiFX/​bin/​calcserver ​ /​etc/​init.d"​ and have this file be run at bootup (so you don't have to restart the calcserver manually after every reboot). In order to generate geometric models to use in the correlator, you will need to start the calcServer program (unless you are at an institute that already has a calcserver installation). ​ In order to do this, run startCalcServer as root (or with su).  Once you have done this, you should check it is running using checkCalcserver. ​ Make sure to set the $CALC_SERVER environment variable to an appropriate value (the machine name where you will run the calc server). ​ You may also wish to (as root, or with su) run "cp directory_to_install_DiFX/​bin/​calcserver ​ /​etc/​init.d"​ and have this file be run at bootup (so you don't have to restart the calcserver manually after every reboot).
  
difx/installation.txt · Last modified: 2019/09/05 08:34 by chrisphillips