The following sections describe installation of the software on a Unix-like system from either a ZIP archive or from the Web.
At the moment, the author has not prepared a Windows installation. The principal tools (Python and emacs) do, however, run on Windows.
This software is distributed on a CD-ROM as a ZIP archive
Move this archive file to the directory above where you want the files to live, then unzip the archive with:
This will create subdirectory
which contains the external specification. Under this
are two subdirectories:
Python documentation and files.
documentation and files for the emacs extensions.
To set up a working directory where you can edit and
process files, see the list of files in Section 1.1, “Files generated from this document”. You will find all these
files in subdirectory
Copy all the scripts such as
iband8, plus all files ending in
to your working directory.
If you are using the emacs extensions, copy all the
files whose names end in
iband7/emacs to your