Re: installation of namd without tcl and fftw

From: Axel Kohlmeyer (akohlmey_at_gmail.com)
Date: Tue May 11 2010 - 06:55:33 CDT

> On 11 May 2010 11:00, ipsita basu <ibasu788_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>> But I downloaded tcl-linux-x86_64.tar.gz which is specified in the
>> notes.txt for 64 bit linux machine. Could you please tell me then
>> which tcl is suitable for my machine?

ipsita,

x86_64 is 64-bit but it is not a powerpc architecture.
your info below indicates that you have a 64-bit powerpc
which means that you need a different tcl library.

in general, there are multiple components that define binary
compatibility. the processor architecture (and that is defined
by architecture and bitness, and endianness) , the operating
system and the compiler/c-library ABI.

64-bit and linux is not sufficiently accurate.

cheers,
    axel.
[...]

>>>  > the notes.txt distributed with namd library except in a machine whose
>>>  > configuration is:
>>>  > Linux localhost.localdomain 2.6.9-55.EL #1 SMP Fri Apr 20 16:33:09 EDT
>>>  > 2007 ppc64 ppc64 ppc64 GNU/Linux
>>>  > Here I tried NAMD_2.7b1,NAMD2.7b2 etc. But at the last step when I
>>>  > enter the " make " command, it gives error. This output I attach
>>>  > herewith.

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Dr. Axel Kohlmeyer    akohlmey_at_gmail.com
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Institute for Computational Molecular Science
Temple University, Philadelphia PA, USA.

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