The GAP 4 package `qaos-gap'
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Installing this package
This latest version of this package is available at
or fetch it via FTP at
There are two ways of installing the package. If you have permission
to add files to the installation of GAP 4 on your system you may
install the qaos-gap package into the pkg/ subdirectory of the GAP
-- Installation in the GAP 4 pkg subdirectory on a Unix system.
We assume that the archive file qaos-gap.tar.bz2 or qaos-gap.tar is
present in pkg and that the current directory is pkg. All that needs
to be done is to unpack the archive.
bash> tar xjf qaos.tar.bz2 # for the gzipped tar-archive
[... startup messages ...]
-- Installation in a private directory
We assume that we are in a directory called which also
contains the archive file of the package.
bash> mkdir pkg
bash> cd pkg/
bash> tar xjf ../qaos.tar.bz2
When you start GAP 4 you have to use the option -l in the
gap4 -l ";"
Note the semicolon! It is imortant to have it there. The effect
is that the directory is appended to the list of
directories which GAP searches for input data. Note that you do
not say /pkg.