Download and installation instructions for Unix/Linux
We distribute Scheme 48 as a source release suitable for compilation under various flavors of Unix, including Linux, and Windows.
Here are some simplified download and installation instructions for Unix/Linux
systems. For more detailed installation instructions, see the files
INSTALL in the distribution.
- Click on the following link
/tmp/scheme48-1.8.tgzor some other location of your choice.
- Log in as root and, at a shell, do
cd /usr/local/src(You do not have to do this as root, but you may have to build the system in a different directory if you don't.)
- Now issue the following incantation to unpack all of the files:
gunzip -c </tmp/scheme48-1.8.tgz | tar xf -
- Next, do
cd scheme48-1.8 ./configure make make installto configure, build, and install the system.
- Then simply use the command
scheme48to run the system. Consult the manual at this point for information on use.