||Running on an LC Production
The only requirement for running Hopper on an LC production host is that your
local system have the ability to display X windows from remote hosts. To run
Hopper, simply type: hopper. LLNL users can download Hopper for their local systems
Running On Your Local System
To run Hopper on your local system, follow these instructions:
- Check Java -- Make sure you have Java version 1.5 or later installed.
To check the java version number, run "java -version" from a terminal window.
- Download Appropriate File(s) -- (from any LC production host)
- Complete the Installation
||Double click on the dmg file to open the volume, then drag the Hopper application
to the desired location on your hard drive. Double click on the Hopper icon to
||Simply double-click on the exe file to launch Hopper. No installation is
|| Rename the hopper.local file "hopper". This is a special startup script
for use on local Unix systems. This is what you will run to invoke hopper.
Edit the hopper script so that it points to your copy of hopper.jar by changing
the first occurrence of "HOPPER_JAR_FILE". Alternatively, you can set the environment
variable HOPPER_JAR_FILE to point to the jar file location. You will also need
to edit the hopper script to point to the Java executable on your system by changing
the first occurrence of
"HOPPER_JAVA". Alternatively, you can set the environment variable
HOPPER_JAVA to point to the java executable location.
Basic usage information is available in the man page.