For running of the application KIEL (Kiel Integrated Environment for Layout) Java is required.

Java Installation

KIEL Installation

The following instructions should be operated from within a cygwin-shell.

  • create the directory $HOME/workspace
  • unpack the file kiel.tar.gz to the directory workspace
  • write a shell-script ~/bin/kiel containing the KIEL command
  • make KIEL's build.bat executable: chmod +x ~/workspace/kiel/kiel/build.bat
  • add the global Path $HOME/bin/ to the file /etc/profile