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Re: Question Question on installation (Evgenya)
Date: 06 Apr, 2010
From: Ben Morgan <Ben Morgan>

On Fri, 02 Apr 2010 10:35:08 GMT, Evgenya wrote:
> Good afternoon! Prompt please, how to install geant4 on the operating
> system AIX 5.2 compiler with xlc? Where should i start?

AIX is no longer tested or supported (see the Release Notes). However, the Configure/Makefile system will recognize AIX, so I would just give the installation a go and see what happens. The instructions here:


for Linux should be relevant for AIX. The file config/sys/AIX-xlC.gmk, which exists as legacy code, contains all the compiler flags and other system settings for AIX/xlC, but is likely to be a bit dated. If you experience problems, then altering the settings in this file may help.

However, as above, please note that Geant4 no longer test or support AIX/xlC, so I'm afraid you are somewhat on your own here.



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