Lab::Measurement::Installation - Installation guide for Lab::Measurement
Since Lab::Measurement does not contain any device driver code itself, its installation is pretty straightforward. However, before you can actually use it, you will have to install a driver binding back-end, such as Lab::VISA or Linux-GPIB, plus its dependencies. Please see the documentation of these packages for more details.
Install gnuplot 5 (not mandatory)
Download, extract and put it somewhere
Add the directory containing
gnuplot.exeto the path: My Computer => Properties => Advanced => Environment Variables
Build and install:
If you need the NI-VISA backend for your instruments follow Lab::VISA's installation guide
In case your Linux distribution provides ready-made packages, use these as far as possible. Full support for Lab::Measurement is e.g. provide by Gentoo Linux.
Install cpanminus, make, gcc and gnuplot (you can use your package manager).
Install Lab::Measurement (as root):
If you want to install Lab::Measurement into your home directory you can use the local::lib package.
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