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Re: Question OPEN GL file location in Ubuntu Linux (Rahul Shah)
Date: 04 Feb, 2009
From: John Allison <John Allison>

On Wed, 04 Feb 2009 01:45:42 GMT, Rahul Shah wrote:
> Hi: I'm new to Linux and Geant4 so I have some very basic questions on
> the install. (a) I'm certain I've open GL since I'm using the NVIDIA
> driver and within its menu it specifies details about openGL (just not
> where it is).

When you run Configure (look at the Installation Guide) it looks for OpenGL in a few commonly used locations, so you shouldn't have to worry. If this doesn't work, get back to us.

> 
> When I compile, following the install directions for Geant, I am asked
> to specify the correct path for OPENGL. Would anyone know where I might
> look for this? I've checked around a bit in /usr and /dev and /lib but
> nothing seemed obvious.

Oh, so Configure cannot find it? Try

  find /usr -name 'libGL*'

> 
> (b) When I installed CLHEP all went well outside of the fact that no
> bin, install and lib folders were created. Should files have been
> created in these folders or can I just go ahead and create them (since
> Geant asks for their locations).

  find /usr -name 'libCLHEP*'

or, if you installed privately, look in that directory.

> 
> Thanks, Rahul
> 

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