- Install Qt package if you do not have them by using the following command:
sudo apt-get install libqt4-core libqt4-gui libqt4-opengl libqt4-xml libxml2 python octave
(optional) download and install PySCeS
- download TinkerCell tar file and extract it using the command
tar xzvf TinkerCell64.tar.gz (or TinkerCell32.tar.gz)
- cd into the TinkerCell folder
- source run_tinkercell.sh
- (optional) open and edit the run_tinkercell script by changing the TINKERCELL_PATH variable to the correct TinkerCell folder. Also, check that the Octave path is correct (if you have octave installed).