2.03 Installation in Windows XP
requires the following software to run; most of the university owned PCs have
all of them installed. However, you need to make sure you have enough access
rights of defining the computer environmental variables.
VC++ version 6.0
JRE version 1.2 or higher
SDK version 1.2 or higher (For
Step-by-Step Installation Guide
GloMoSim 2.03, unzip and save (say save to "C:\glomosim\glomosim")
2. Go to
glomosim/Parsec, open folder 'windows-nt-vc6.0', copy all files into Parsec
directory. Delete all other folders under Parsec directory (since they are for
3. Set pcc
environmental variables (For Parsec)
1) My Computer -> Properties -> Advanced -> Environmental
2) New "PCC_DIRECTORY", value = "C:\glomosim\parsec"
3) Set path "C:\glomosim\parsec\bin"
4. Set VC6.0
environmental variables (if default, go to step 5)
1) Set include:
"C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio\VC98\MFC\Include; C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio\VC98\Include"
2) Set lib:
"C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio\VC98\MFC\Lib; C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio\VC98\Lib"
"C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio\Common\MSDev98\Bin"
5. Check pcc
environment by "pcc ¨Cenv" in DOS prompt (cmd)
1) Go to glomosim\glomosim\main, do "makent.dat"
2) Go to glomosim\glomosim\bin, find
3) Test glomosim. Under DOS: "glomosim config.in"
4) "glomo.stat" is generated after simulation, compare with "glomo.stat.sample"
GloMoSim Visualisation Tool (VT)
type "javac *.java", enter
8. GloMoSim is
now ready to use.
Tips for Troubleshooting
1. Step 6.1,
"cl" not recognised
Go to "¡Microsoft Visual Studio\bin", do "vcvars32.bat"
2. Step 8,
"warning LNK4099: PDB, vc60.pdb" was not found
restrictions, does not affect VT, ignore it
(Load Date: 17/03/2003, Anyu Gao)
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