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v2.0.0

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WHIZARD Authors:
Wolfgang Kilian <kilian@hep.physik.uni-siegen.de>
Thorsten Ohl <ohl@physik.uni-wuerzburg.de>
Juergen Reuter <reuter@physik.uni-freiburg.de>
Known bugs:
General:
* WHIZARD 2.0 currently runs only with the NAGFOR 5.2 and gfortran 4.5.0
Fortran compilers, as well as with ifort 11.1.069 on 32bit Linux
[After compiler bugs are fixed, it should also run with g95, PGF
and ifort. See the file EXTENSIONS for the list of Fortran 2003
features that the compiler must support.]
* WHIZARD 2.0 is still in release candidate (rc) 3 stage. Although
almost all intended features of the final release are implemented,
there are still regressions and bugs, or things that do not (entirely)
work as intended.
* Please report bugs and problems or performance issues
to one of the authors:
Wolfgang Kilian <kilian@physik.uni-siegen.de>
Thorsten Ohl <ohl@physik.uni-wuerzburg.de>
Juergen Reuter <reuter@physik.uni-freiburg.de>
Manual:
* WHIZARD 2.0, the new features, is still undocumented. The manual
is still quite sparse. We are working on that.
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# List of Fortran 2003 features (not in Fortran 95) used by WHIZARD
* Syntax:
Names can have more than 31 characters
* Allocatable objects:
ALLOCATABLE structure component
ALLOCATABLE dummy argument
ALLOCATABLE function result
* C interoperability:
ISO_C_BINDING module
BIND(C) attribute
Scalar CHARACTER string supplied for dummy CHARACTER array
* Procedure interfaces:
ABSTRACT interface
IMPORT statement
VALUE attribute
POINTER attribute for INTENT(IN) dummy argument
* Procedure pointers:
Procedure pointer
Procedure pointer component
PROCEDURE declaration statement
* Intrinsic procedures
GET_COMMAND_ARGUMENT
GET_ENVIRONMENT_VARIABLE
#-------------------------------------------------------------
# Installing WHIZARD
#-------------------------------------------------------------
Although it is possible to build the WHIZARD libraries from this directory,
we recommend that you create a separate build directory and work from there.
#-------------------------------------------------------------
# Installing from a source code tar ball
#-------------------------------------------------------------
WHIZARD is Free Software and the sources can be obtained either from
http://whizard.event-generator.org
or the HepForge repository:
http://projects.hepforge.org/whizard
The command
gzip -cd whizard-2.X.X.tgz | tar xf -
will unpack the sources in a subdirectory whizard-2.X.X,
where XX is the current version number.
Prerequisites are:
- Make
- Objective Caml compiler
- Fortran 95/03 compiler
- C/C++ (for HepMC interfaces)
The Objective Caml (O'Caml) compiler is available from
http://pauillac.inria.fr/ocaml/
#-------------------------------------------------------------
# External libraries and programs
#-------------------------------------------------------------
The following external libraries and programs can be linked to
WHIZARD:
-- LHAPDF for proton, pion and photon structure functions.
You can get it from: http://projects.hepforge.org/lhapdf
-- HepMC for the corresponding event file standard.
Available from: http://lcgapp.cern.ch/project/simu/HepMC
-- Other external programs like PYTHIA and HERWIG for parton
showering and hadronization can be included in a standard
way by passing LHEF or HepMC event files to them.
-- ROOT and DELPHES will be provided shortly.
-- A preliminary interface to FeynRules exists and will be
ready for general use soon.
#-------------------------------------------------------------
# platform specific issues
#-------------------------------------------------------------
MAC OS X:
WHIZARD has been tested and partially developed under MAC OS X
Darwin 9.6.0-9.8.0 (Leopard) and Darwin 10.0.0-10.2.0 (Snow
Leopard). The single pass linker here forces to explicitly include
static C++ libraries when externally linking HepMC. The necessary
flags are automatically taken care of by the configure script.
#-------------------------------------------------------------
# installing from a source code tar ball
#-------------------------------------------------------------
Unwind the source code tar ball in some relevant directory.
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cd <build_directory>
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(Note that files will be installed under /usr/local if you do not
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make
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make install
(Copy libraries, headers, executables, etc. to relevant
subdirectories under <install_dir>.)
#-------------------------------------------------------------
# configure options
#-------------------------------------------------------------
A variety of options can be given to configure. Below is a list
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Configuration:
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--help=recursive display the short help of all the included packages
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-n, --no-create do not create output files
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[/usr/local]
--exec-prefix=EPREFIX install architecture-dependent files in EPREFIX
[PREFIX]
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--bindir=DIR user executables [EPREFIX/bin]
--sbindir=DIR system admin executables [EPREFIX/sbin]
--libexecdir=DIR program executables [EPREFIX/libexec]
--sysconfdir=DIR read-only single-machine data [PREFIX/etc]
--sharedstatedir=DIR modifiable architecture-independent data [PREFIX/com]
--localstatedir=DIR modifiable single-machine data [PREFIX/var]
--libdir=DIR object code libraries [EPREFIX/lib]
--includedir=DIR C header files [PREFIX/include]
--oldincludedir=DIR C header files for non-gcc [/usr/include]
--datarootdir=DIR read-only arch.-independent data root [PREFIX/share]
--datadir=DIR read-only architecture-independent data [DATAROOTDIR]
--infodir=DIR info documentation [DATAROOTDIR/info]
--localedir=DIR locale-dependent data [DATAROOTDIR/locale]
--mandir=DIR man documentation [DATAROOTDIR/man]
--docdir=DIR documentation root [DATAROOTDIR/doc/whizard]
--htmldir=DIR html documentation [DOCDIR]
--dvidir=DIR dvi documentation [DOCDIR]
--pdfdir=DIR pdf documentation [DOCDIR]
--psdir=DIR ps documentation [DOCDIR]
Program names:
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--program-suffix=SUFFIX append SUFFIX to installed program names
--program-transform-name=PROGRAM run sed PROGRAM on installed program names
System types:
--build=BUILD configure for building on BUILD [guessed]
--host=HOST cross-compile to build programs to run on HOST [BUILD]
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--disable-option-checking ignore unrecognized --enable/--with options
--disable-FEATURE do not include FEATURE (same as --enable-FEATURE=no)
--enable-FEATURE[=ARG] include FEATURE [ARG=yes]
--enable-shared[=PKGS] build shared libraries [default=yes]
--enable-static[=PKGS] build static libraries [default=yes]
--enable-fast-install[=PKGS]
optimize for fast installation [default=yes]
--disable-dependency-tracking speeds up one-time build
--enable-dependency-tracking do not reject slow dependency extractors
--disable-libtool-lock avoid locking (might break parallel builds)
--enable-dl enable libdl for creating/loading process libraries
on-the-fly [[yes]]
--disable-noweb disable the noweb programs, even if available [[no]]
--enable-fc-quadruple use quadruple precision in Fortran code [[no]]
--enable-fc-profiling use profiling for the Fortran code [[no]]
--enable-fc-impure compile Omega libraries impure [[no]]
--disable-openmp do not use OpenMP
--disable-ocaml disable the OCaml parts, even if OCaml available
[[no]]
--enable-lhapdf enable LHAPDF for structure functions [[yes]]
--enable-hepmc enable HepMC for handling event data [[yes]]
--enable-stdhep enable STDHEP for binary event files [[yes]]
--enable-optimization-for-parameter-files
enable (useless) optimization for parameter file
[[no]]
--disable-default-checks
disable the default self-checks [[no]]
--enable-extnum-checks enable time-consuming extensive SM, SUSY and models
checks [[no]]
Optional Packages:
--with-PACKAGE[=ARG] use PACKAGE [ARG=yes]
--without-PACKAGE do not use PACKAGE (same as --with-PACKAGE=no)
--with-pic try to use only PIC/non-PIC objects [default=use
both]
--with-gnu-ld assume the C compiler uses GNU ld [default=no]
--with-openmp Include OpenMP directives in the O'Mega generated
matrix elements (conflicts with --disable-openmp).
NB: currently the code might run slower and burn
more cycles at the same time.
Some influential environment variables:
CC C compiler command
CFLAGS C compiler flags
LDFLAGS linker flags, e.g. -L<lib dir> if you have libraries in a
nonstandard directory <lib dir>
LIBS libraries to pass to the linker, e.g. -l<library>
CPPFLAGS C/C++/Objective C preprocessor flags, e.g. -I<include dir> if
you have headers in a nonstandard directory <include dir>
CPP C preprocessor
FC Fortran compiler command
FCFLAGS Fortran compiler flags
CXX C++ compiler command
CXXFLAGS C++ compiler flags
CXXCPP C++ preprocessor
#-------------------------------------------------------------
# building from svn (developper version)
#-------------------------------------------------------------
You will need current versions of automake and autoconf. On some machines,
you will need to build them. See building autotools below. Furthermore,
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