Last modification: 8 Apr 2014
These instructions assume installation on a Linux system. Installation on MacOS is known to be more involved, as the installation of the required libraries from source might be necessary.
PARSEC is known to work on Scientific Linux 5 and Debian GNU/Linux Squeeze, Wheezy, and Jessie - it will probably also work on any other Linux. Please notify us if you have successfully used it on any other OS.
Download the latest developer version of PARSEC from the developer repository using Mercurial or get a stable release from. You can find information about existing issues with PARSEC and report bugs at the developer page.
PARSEC depends on
This assumes that the PXL libraries can be found using pkg-config. You may have to add something like
to your ~.bashrc
The installation should work without errors. Please report any problems, difficulties or success stories to email@example.com.