- install necessary packages
sudo apt-get install rpm alien enscript xprint python-dialog libmotif4 lesstif2 libstdc++5optional, do this on 64-bit system:
sudo apt-get install ia32-libs
- Mount the CTF software ISO
sudo mount ctf-5.2.1.iso -o loop /mnt/cdrom
- Run the installation script.
sudo bash /mnt/cdrom/CTF.installPlease note that the
sudois unnecessary if you do not install CTF software suite onto a directory which requires root privilege, such as default installation path
Type "y" for all questions. You will be asked a question about the hardware like this
Select which electronics system is in use. CTF_MEG2000 -- Contains DSQ-2041/DSQ-2043 DSP bank with DSQ-2010 SQUID Channel Units and rack mounted ADC/Trigger units CTF_MEG2005 -- Contains DSQ-2041/DSQ-2043 based DSP bank with DSQ-2010 SQUID Channel Units and desktop Electronic Control Console Select "Skip" to skip installation of electronics specific files. 1) CTF_MEG2000 2) CTF_MEG2005 3) Skip Select electronics system version :3Unless you are installing on a computer that controls the MEG scanner, select 3 to skip.
libXm.so.3from http://kurage.nimh.nih.gov/meglab/Meg/Ubuntu and put it in your library loading path, e.g.,
sudo wget http://kurage.nimh.nih.gov/library/Meg/libXm.so.3 -O /usr/lib32/libXm.so.3
- (optional) Add your CTF installation path into Linux environment variable
echo export PATH="$PATH":/opt/ctf/bin >> ~/.bashrc
Log out and log in again. Or
I do not like to change system-wide configuration files. So I set the
PATH.bashrc. But this is not mandatory.
- All set! I don't know why i can never make
ControlCenterdisplay any botton on its main interface but my colleagues can always. But I really don't bother it. I simply run each individual program in CTF MEG Suite.