XAS Installation Guide

XAS can be installed on SUN OS 4.1.x and ALPHA/OSF1 v.3.2 operating systems.

XAS 2.0 is available via anonymous ftp from SAX SDC ftp server, starting from January 31, 1997.

The following is the content (as of Feb 18, 1997) of the sax.sdc.asi.it/pub/sax/software/xas directory (versions of the packages can change):

ftp> dir
200 PORT command successful.
150 ASCII data connection for /bin/ls (,3451) (0 bytes).
total 1202
-rw-r--r--  1 root      1214414 Feb  4 11:23 xas_2.0.1.tar.gz
226 ASCII Transfer complete.
227 bytes received in 0.18 seconds (1.2 Kbytes/s)

In the XAS distribution no makefile is supplied. The required makefiles for the compilation are automatically generated by the XASBUILD utility in the way most suitable for your system. XASBUILD is included in the XAS distribution.

To install XAS:

Questions, comments or suggestions concerning the BeppoSAX software can be addressed to helpdesk@sax.sdc.asi.it

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