Begin by simply downloading the installer:
Double click the file. Alternatively, right click > open with... > Python (python.exe).
Grant the file execution rights and double click it.
Alternatively, run it manually from a console:
An installer is provided for Linux and Windows from version 4.8.3. It downloads SimCav files from GitLab repository (master branch). All the files are saved in a folder called SimCav in the user directory. Uninstall is as easy as deleting this folder. Shortcuts in the desktop and in the start menu are also created.
Python 3 and pip are both required for the installer to work. This makes SimCav installation truly lightweight (under 10 MB). Other required modules will be installed in the user environment using pip. How to install python.
Current required external modules:
- matplotlib (>2.2)
- winshell (only for Windows' installer)
Self contained version of SimCav including the Python interpreter. Simply download and unzip at your preferred location. Then run the SimCav file.
Running the source code
The main file is simcav_main.py. Of course the rest of the source files are also needed. You need Python 3.x installed in your computer.