MacOS X Installation

How to install VLE on MacOS X ?

Not alpha installation

Install Homebrew. Open Terminal and copy/paste the following line and type enter.

/usr/bin/ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL"

Install Xcode from the App Store application then copy the source tree from Github or from this website.

With Git:

git clone git://
cd vle
git checkout -b master origin/master

With wget:

tar zxf vle-2.0.0-alpha1.tar.gz
cd vle-2.0.0-alpha1

Install dependencies:

brew install cmake libboost-dev qt5

Once you have met requirements, compiling and installing is simple:

cd vle
mkdir build
cd build
export QT_SELECT=qt5
cmake -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=/usr/local -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=RelWithDebInfo ..
make -j4
make install
make test