The latest TiViPE release for Linux Ubuntu 16.04 is 2.1.3 (June 2016).
TiViPE can be downloaded for free under GNU-GPL license. Commercial developers however need a different license, please contact us. Download TiViPE213Ubuntu1604.tgz for Linux Ubuntu 16.04.
Open a terminal (ctrl-alt-t) and copy the downloaded file to the home directory, and extract its data:
cd $HOME tar xzf TiViPE213Ubuntu1604.tgz
Open your favorite editor and add
# --> Read $HOME/TiViPE/vars, if present. if [ -f $HOME/TiViPE/vars ]; then . $HOME/TiViPE/vars fi
to the $HOME/.bashrc file.
Open a new terminal and type
on the command line to start TiViPE.
Validate that all the packages required as described below are installed. Check the file $HOME/TiViPE/vars and verify that all paths and variables have been set properly.
Packages that need to be installed in the Ubuntu distribution
TiViPE relies on a number of programs. By default gcc, tar, perl, and ghostscript have been installed in the Ubuntu distribution. In addition the following packages are needed:
The packages are installed by typing sudo apt install followed by the name of the package.
Qt 5.6 or later
TiViPE makes use of Qt, it is downloaded from
chmod 755 unified-linux-x64-2.0.3-1-online.run sudo ./qt-unified-linux-x64-2.0.3-1-online.run
Select the 5.6 (or 5.7) gcc 64 bit version. Qt will be installed in /opt/Qt.
The directory installed should be the same as the QTDIR variable in $HOME/TiViPE/vars.
Download cuda-8.0.27_linux.run from
and install cuda
chmod 755 cuda-8.0.27_linux.run sudo ./cuda-8.0.27_linux.run
Next take the following steps
accept install driver 361.62 (yes; no if there is no NVIDIA hardware) opengl libs (yes) run nvidia-xconfig (no) cuda (yes) link (yes)
Cuda is installed at /usr/local/cuda-8.0 and a symbolic link is created to /usr/local/cuda.