Slang Volview Module Download Page
The current version of volview is 0.1.3, and is available as source code from here.
Explicit dependencies are: S-Lang, the S-Lang PNG module, SLgtk,
SLIRP, and volpack. While perhaps daunting at first glance, in many
cases --- especially on modern systems --- these dependencies
can be satisfied within 10 to 20 minutes. The
First ensure that you are using S-Lang version 2.0.6 or later. One way to do this is
% slsh --version slsh version 0.7.5-0 S-Lang Library Version: 2.0.6If you build S-Lang yourself be sure to issue the commands for building dynamic versions (e.g.
slsh> require("png");If this fails you can try to help the S-Lang configure script find the PNG library by re-configuring with the
Next, ensure that SLgtk and SLIRP are available. If you have Gtk+ 2 installed it's better to build SLgtk from source, but if not binaries are available on selected platforms for some versions of SLgtk. SLIRP is also bundled with the source distribution of SLgtk, so if you are going to build SLgtk from source there's no need to separately download and build SLIRP.
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