wiki:UGREE-GENI/GREE-WC2014/toolSetup/Linux

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Setting up your Laptop running Linux

1. Installing the Omni Experimenter Tool

  1. Download the GCF package from http://software.geni.net/local-sw/download&software=gcf-2.4.1.tar.gz
  2. Install the GCF package using instructions at http://trac.gpolab.bbn.com/gcf/wiki/QuickStart. The Omni tool is part of the GCF package.

Test the installation:

  1. Open a new terminal window.
  2. In this terminal window, run the command:
           omni.py --version
    
    If omni prints out its version number, you are all set!

2. Make sure Flash works

  1. You will need Google Chrome or Firefox.
  2. Make sure you are able to load http://protogeni.net/flack
  3. If you do not have flash installed and you are using Firefox, install the Flash plugin for Firefox.