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Re: Question Installing GEANT4 on Mac OS/X (EL Capitan) (Maura E.M.)
Date: 09 Mar, 2016
From: Ben Morgan <Ben Morgan>

On Tue, 08 Mar 2016 12:29:23 GMT, Maura E.M. wrote:
>  Dear Experts,
> 
> I have to learnt GEANT4. I downloaded the source code from
> http://geant4.web.cern.ch/geant4/support/download.shtml . Unluckily the
> compilation require cmake 3.3 or later.
> 
> I downloaded cmake from https://cmake.org/download/ There is a .dmg file
> for mac which downloaded a folder called CMke into the /Applications
> directory If I click on the CMake icon (in /Applications) a windows pops
> up asking for the source code path and the binaries path. If I type
> "which cmake" in a terminal window I can see that cmake is not found. So
> I am stuck here. How can I get the cmake executable in my $PATH ? For
> instance if I type "which make" I get /usr/bin/make
> 
> Thank you in advance for your help,
> 
>  Best regards,
> 
>          Maura 
> P.S. Please, reply to maura.monville@gmail.com
> 

The CMake installer should offer the option to create links in /usr/bin or /usr/local/bin, and those should automatically be in the path.

Failing that, the easiest way to get CMake on OS X is to use the Homebrew package manager. That supplies CMake plus all the other required libraries for Geant4.

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