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-Ubuntu/Debian packages are built automatically every day (whenever a new [[snapshot release]] is available). An [https://launchpad.net/~popinet/+archive/ppa Ubuntu/Debian repository] is available as a Launchpad Personal Package Archive (PPA). The first time you install Gerris you need to:+[http://packages.debian.org/search?keywords=gts&searchon=names&suite=all&section=all GTS] and [http://packages.debian.org/search?keywords=gerris&searchon=names&suite=all&section=all Gerris] Debian packages are part of official Debian distributions (as well as their derivatives such as Ubuntu distributions in the 'universe' repository). Note that GfsView is not packaged by Debian yet. These 'official' packages are usually based on slightly older (~6 months) releases of Gerris.
-<ol><li>Append to <code>/etc/apt/sources.list</code>+For fresher releases, Debian packages are built automatically every day (whenever a new [[snapshot release]] is available) using the nice [http://build.opensuse.org OpenSUSE build service] system. The first time you install Gerris you need to:
-<pre>+ 
-deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/popinet/ppa/ubuntu hardy main+<ol>
-deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/popinet/ppa/ubuntu hardy main+
-</pre></li>+
<li>Get the key: <li>Get the key:
<pre> <pre>
-% sudo apt-key adv --recv-keys --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com \+wget http://gerris.dalembert.upmc.fr/debian/popinet_key.asc
- 3f0894c35cea6c4c0179392da015287d24698aa9+sudo apt-key add popinet_key.asc
</pre> </pre>
 +</li>
 +<li>Depending on your distribution, append the following lines to <code>/etc/apt/sources.list</code>
 +<dl>
 +<dt>Debian 6.0 ('squeeze')</dt><dd><code><nowiki>deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/popinet/Debian_6.0 ./</nowiki></code></dd>
 +<dt>Debian 5.0 ('lenny')</dt><dd><code><nowiki>deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/popinet/Debian_5.0 ./</nowiki></code></dd>
 +<dt>Ubuntu 12.10 ('Quantal Quetzal') and derivatives (Xubuntu, Kubuntu etc...)</dt><dd><code><nowiki>deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/popinet/xUbuntu_12.10 ./</nowiki></code></dd>
 +<dt>Ubuntu 12.04 ('precise pangolin')</dt><dd><code><nowiki>deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/popinet/xUbuntu_12.04 ./</nowiki></code></dd>
 +<dt>Ubuntu 11.10 ('oneiric ocelot')</dt><dd><code><nowiki>deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/popinet/xUbuntu_11.10 ./</nowiki></code></dd>
 +<dt>Ubuntu 11.04 ('natty narwhal')</dt><dd><code><nowiki>deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/popinet/xUbuntu_11.04 ./</nowiki></code></dd>
 +<dt>Ubuntu 10.10 ('maverick meerkat')</dt><dd><code><nowiki>deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/popinet/xUbuntu_10.10 ./</nowiki></code></dd>
 +<dt>Ubuntu 10.04 ('lucid lynx')</dt><dd><code><nowiki>deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/popinet/xUbuntu_10.04 ./</nowiki></code></dd>
 +</dl>
 +</li>
 +<li>
 +For Ubuntu distributions you will also need to enable the 'universe' repository of Ubuntu. Either uncomment the corresponding line in <code>/etc/apt/sources.list</code> or use the graphical interface (e.g. "System -> Administration -> Synaptic Package Manager" and/or "System -> Administration -> Software Sources").
</li> </li>
<li>Update APT and install the packages: <li>Update APT and install the packages:
<pre> <pre>
-% sudo apt-get update+sudo apt-get update
-% sudo apt-get install {gerris,gfsview}-snapshot+sudo apt-get install {gerris,gfsview}-snapshot
</pre></li></ol> </pre></li></ol>
- 
-Note that these steps can also be done using the graphical tools (e.g. "System -> Administration -> Synaptic Package Manager" and/or "System -> Administration -> Software Sources") in your Ubuntu/Debian desktop. 
Your Gerris installation will subsequently be upgraded to the most recent version whenever you run Your Gerris installation will subsequently be upgraded to the most recent version whenever you run
- % sudo apt-get dist-upgrade+ sudo apt-get update
 + sudo apt-get dist-upgrade
-i.e. whenever your system updates are performed (again this will be done automatically when using the "Update manager" in Ubuntu/Debian).+i.e. whenever your system updates are performed (this will also be done automatically when using the "Update manager" in Ubuntu/Debian).
-Note also that while the packages are nominally built for Ubuntu Hardy (8.04), they should install and run fine on both Intrepid (8.10) and Jaunty (9.04).+==Known issue with gfsview installation==
-== Packages for Ubuntu 9.10 ==+If you receive the error message
-The installation procedure above will not work for Ubuntu 9.10 due to a change in dependencies. Packages for Ubuntu 9.10 are built using openSUSE's [http://build.opensuse.org build service] (eventually all Debian packages will be released through build service). To use the build service repository for Ubuntu 9.10 you need to:+ gfsview3D: symbol lookup error: /usr/local/lib/libgtkglext-x11-1.0.so.0: undefined symbol: GTK_WIDGET_NO_WINDOW
-<ol><li>Append to <code>/etc/apt/sources.list</code>+when trying to open gfsview, you probably have too many gtkgl packages installed. This can be fixed by uninstalling gfsview and removing the gtkgl packages with the commands
-<pre>+ 
-deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/popinet/xUbuntu_9.10 ./+ sudo apt-get remove gfsview-snapshot
-</pre></li>+ sudo dpkg -r *gtkgl*
-<li>Get the key:+ sudo dpkg --purge *gtkgl*
-<pre>+ 
-% wget http://gfs.sf.net/debian/popinet_key.asc+and then removing dependent packages that were automatically installed with
-% sudo apt-key add popinet_key.asc+ 
-</pre>+ sudo apt-get autoremove
-</li>+
-<li>Update APT and install the packages:+
-<pre>+
-% sudo apt-get update+
-% sudo apt-get install {gerris,gfsview}-snapshot+
-</pre></li></ol>+
-Note that you will also need to enable the 'universe' repository of Ubuntu. Either uncomment the corresponding line in <code>/etc/apt/sources.list</code> or use the graphical interface (e.g. "System -> Administration -> Synaptic Package Manager" and/or "System -> Administration -> Software Sources").+Note that removing the *gtkgl* packages alone does not fix the problem; the autoremove command is necessary. After reinstalling gfsview, the error message should no longer appear.

Revision as of 20:28, 12 November 2012

GTS and Gerris Debian packages are part of official Debian distributions (as well as their derivatives such as Ubuntu distributions in the 'universe' repository). Note that GfsView is not packaged by Debian yet. These 'official' packages are usually based on slightly older (~6 months) releases of Gerris.

For fresher releases, Debian packages are built automatically every day (whenever a new snapshot release is available) using the nice OpenSUSE build service system. The first time you install Gerris you need to:

  1. Get the key:
    wget http://gerris.dalembert.upmc.fr/debian/popinet_key.asc
    sudo apt-key add popinet_key.asc
    
  2. Depending on your distribution, append the following lines to /etc/apt/sources.list
    Debian 6.0 ('squeeze')
    deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/popinet/Debian_6.0 ./
    Debian 5.0 ('lenny')
    deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/popinet/Debian_5.0 ./
    Ubuntu 12.10 ('Quantal Quetzal') and derivatives (Xubuntu, Kubuntu etc...)
    deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/popinet/xUbuntu_12.10 ./
    Ubuntu 12.04 ('precise pangolin')
    deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/popinet/xUbuntu_12.04 ./
    Ubuntu 11.10 ('oneiric ocelot')
    deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/popinet/xUbuntu_11.10 ./
    Ubuntu 11.04 ('natty narwhal')
    deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/popinet/xUbuntu_11.04 ./
    Ubuntu 10.10 ('maverick meerkat')
    deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/popinet/xUbuntu_10.10 ./
    Ubuntu 10.04 ('lucid lynx')
    deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/popinet/xUbuntu_10.04 ./
  3. For Ubuntu distributions you will also need to enable the 'universe' repository of Ubuntu. Either uncomment the corresponding line in /etc/apt/sources.list or use the graphical interface (e.g. "System -> Administration -> Synaptic Package Manager" and/or "System -> Administration -> Software Sources").
  4. Update APT and install the packages:
    sudo apt-get update
    sudo apt-get install {gerris,gfsview}-snapshot
    

Your Gerris installation will subsequently be upgraded to the most recent version whenever you run

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

i.e. whenever your system updates are performed (this will also be done automatically when using the "Update manager" in Ubuntu/Debian).

Known issue with gfsview installation

If you receive the error message

gfsview3D: symbol lookup error: /usr/local/lib/libgtkglext-x11-1.0.so.0: undefined symbol: GTK_WIDGET_NO_WINDOW

when trying to open gfsview, you probably have too many gtkgl packages installed. This can be fixed by uninstalling gfsview and removing the gtkgl packages with the commands

sudo apt-get remove gfsview-snapshot
sudo dpkg -r *gtkgl*
sudo dpkg --purge *gtkgl*

and then removing dependent packages that were automatically installed with

sudo apt-get autoremove

Note that removing the *gtkgl* packages alone does not fix the problem; the autoremove command is necessary. After reinstalling gfsview, the error message should no longer appear.

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