Commit d9b3a1aa authored by Russ Fish's avatar Russ Fish
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Add a cross-reference from the Windows installation section to the release...

Add a cross-reference from the Windows installation section to the release notes section on setting up SSH or PuTTY/plink.
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<h3>Table of Contents:</h3>
<ol>
<li><a href="#intro">Introduction</a></li>
<li><a href="#platforms">Supported platforms, release notes<br>
</a></li>
<li><a href="#platforms">Supported platforms, release notes</a></li>
<ol style="list-style-type: lower-alpha;">
<li><a href="#freebsd_notes">FreeBSD</a></li>
<li><a href="#windows_notes">Windows</a></li>
<li><a href="#linux_notes">Linux</a><br>
</li>
</ol>
<li><a href="#dependencies">Package dependencies</a></li>
<li><a href="#install">Installing hypview</a></li>
<ol style="list-style-type: lower-alpha;">
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<hr style="width: 100%; height: 2px;"><br>
<h3><a name="platforms"></a>Supported platforms, release notes:</h3>
<ul>
<li><b>FreeBSD</b> - The first target system.</li>
<li><b><a name="freebsd_notes"></a>FreeBSD</b> - The first target
system.</li>
</ul>
<ul>
<ul>
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<pre>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Xlib:&nbsp; extension "XFree86-DRI" missing on display ":0.0".</pre>
</li>
</ul>
<li><b>Windows</b> - Initial version.</li>
<li><b><a name="windows_notes"></a>Windows</b> - Initial version.</li>
</ul>
<ul>
<ul>
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</ul>
<ul>
<ul>
<li>You connect to XMLRPC on boss.emulab.net via SSH to retrieve
<li><a name="windows_ssh"></a>You connect to XMLRPC on
boss.emulab.net via SSH to retrieve
experiments from the database.&nbsp; On Windows, you can use either the
<a href="http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/%7Esgtatham/putty/">PuTTY</a>
"plink" command line program or the <a href="http://www.cygwin.com/">Cygwin</a>
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</ul>
</ul>
<div style="margin-left: 80px;">In either case, the proper directory
has to be on your PATH environment variable, and you have to have an
for plink.exe or ssh.exe has to be on your PATH environment variable,
and you have to have an
SSH key generated and loaded:</div>
<ul>
<ul>
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<ul>
</ul>
<ul>
<li><b>Linux</b> - Pretty much untested.<br>
<li><b><a name="linux_notes"></a>Linux</b> - Pretty much untested,
but we're interested in which Linux platforms you want to run on.&nbsp;
Meanwhile, you can build from sources:<br>
</li>
<ul>
<li>Edit the GNUMakefile to select CPU=linux before building,</li>
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style="font-weight: bold;">only</span> in the hyperviewer directory
for now.<br>
</div>
<ul>
<li>To enable retrieving experiments from the Emulab database, see
the notes on <a href="#windows_ssh">setting up SSH or PuTTY/plink for
Windows</a>.<br>
</li>
</ul>
<div style="margin-left: 40px;"></div>
<h4><a name="building_unix"></a>Building hypview on Unix/Linux</h4>
Full sources for hypview and a version of the hyperviewer library are
included in the release tarballs.&nbsp; There is also a <a
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