Required packages for Lorene on Mac OS X 10.7 with Intel processor

  1. check if X11 is installed (should be), if not download from Apple Developper Page
  2. install XCode can be obtained freely from Apple Developper Page
  3. install XCode command line tool (newest version)
  4. install gfortran for Mac OS Lion can be obtained from
  5. install Macports (newest version)
  6. install with macports the following programs
  7. one should update the data base to use the locate command sudo /usr/libexec/locate.updatedb
  8. check the path for the libraries for lapack, etc in the local_settings file via searching libXXX.dylib, e.g. liblapack.dylib, in the terminal
  9. install LORENE

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