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The system has been compiled to run on a PC x86 under Linux and also on a Power PC under MacOSX. Other architectures can be made available on demand.

The graphical interface is an X11 client so requires an X11 server.

The user should get the file SLS.tgz appropriate for your system and install the system with the following commands.

$ tar xzvf SLS.tgz     # unless done automatically by your system
$ cd SLS

The system is started by typing

./sls &
Use the Quit button or the Quit command to exit SLS.

The directory SLS contains a Data directory were the specifications are stored.