Commit d19c8376 authored by Chris Cantwell's avatar Chris Cantwell

Updates to documentation from Hugh.

parent 31a8290d
......@@ -160,7 +160,11 @@ downloaded directly from
\item CMake
\item BLAS and LAPACK
This software should be available through your Linux distribution.
CMake is available from MacPorts (\url{}) and can be
installed using
sudo port install cmake
CMake 2.8.7 or later is required.
......@@ -189,9 +193,9 @@ From a terminal (Applications->Utilities->Terminal):
\item (Optional) If you have administrative access, install the third-party
libraries from MacPorts:
libraries from MacPorts so they are available system-wide:
sudo port install cmake zlib fftw-3 arpack
sudo port install boost zlib fftw-3 arpack
......@@ -215,6 +219,8 @@ From a terminal (Applications->Utilities->Terminal):
ccmake ../
Use the arrow keys to navigate the options and \inlsh{ENTER} to select/edit
an option.
\item Select the components of Nektar++ (prefixed with
\inltt{NEKTAR\_BUILD\_}) you would like to build. Disabling solvers
......@@ -226,9 +232,16 @@ From a terminal (Applications->Utilities->Terminal):
\item Press \inltt{c} to configure the build. If errors arise relating to
missing libraries, review the \inltt{THIRDPARTY\_BUILD\_} selections in the previous
missing libraries (variables set to \inlsh{NOTFOUND}), review the \inltt{THIRDPARTY\_BUILD\_} selections in the previous
step or install the missing libraries from system packages.
Selecting \inltt{THIRDPARTY\_BUILD\_} options will request CMake to
automatically download thirdparty libraries and compile them within the
\nekpp directory. If you have administrative access to your machine, it is
recommended to install the libraries system-wide through MacPorts.
\item When configuration completes without errors, press \inltt{c} again
until the option \inltt{g} to generate build files appears. Press \inltt{g}
to generate the build files and exit CMake.
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