APPENDIX A SOFTWARE DISTRIBUTION
The materials presented in this textbook are supplied under various open-source licenses. The binary and source code are freely available and, as a consequence, evolve rapidly by the input of the programming community. The materials are of extremely high quality and are free to users.
The examples used in this book were developed on the MS Windows platform. The descriptions given here, therefore, pertain to that environment. Most of the discussion is, however, generally applicable and can be readily adapted for other platforms.
The following sections are necessarily brief and may be subject to change. However, readers should consult the website for the book and the website for the tool for more details and ...