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 https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)"

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

With Git:

git clone git://github.com/vle-forge/vle.git
cd vle
git checkout -b master origin/master

With wget:

wget http://vle-project.org/pub/vle/2.0/2.0.0-alpha1/vle-2.0.0-alpha1.tar.gz
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