Installing Bruzual & Charlot 2003 (GALAXEV) on Mac OS X Snow Leopard

You can follow the same procedure for Linux, except that csh probably is already installed at /bin/csh and gfortran needs to be installed differently (see this post).

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5 Responses to Installing Bruzual & Charlot 2003 (GALAXEV) on Mac OS X Snow Leopard

  1. Tang says:

    Hello,
    I’m struggling to instal Galaxev on my computer. My system is Wins 7. Do you know how to deal with it?
    Thanks in advance!

    • Taro says:

      Tang — All these research-oriented software are not intended to be used on Windows. I think your best best would be to install cygwin or use virtual machine to prepare a Linux-like environment on your computer.

      • TANG says:

        I see, thank you. I will try to use virtual linux system on my computer. But do you notice that they came out with updated version 2012? Do I need to just download and decompress all the files in subdirectory? Thanks for your help. I’m really not good at it.

        • Taro says:

          Tang — I am not sure about an update to B&C models. If they have an updated version, the install might be easier on that one in more up-to-date computing environment we have these days. The program structure was pretty obsolete even back in 2003… 😛

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