How to Install PVM on UNIX
Can be installed by any user in their $HOME.
Can be installed by root in /usr/local/ for all users.
- Uncompress tar file, cd to install location.
- Tar -xvf pvm3.4.tar [puts everything in pvm3/]
- cd pvm3, type “make”
Set PVM_ROOT=full path to pvm3 directory
If installed by root each user should copy PVM_ROOT/[bin, include, examples] to $HOME/pvm3
The install package is smart enough to determine
your computer/OS type for over 60 variants of Unix