Get Started Developing Tools for nees.org
Are you interested in deploying a simulation tool on nees.org? Get an overview of the process by watching Developing Tools for nees.org. This tutorial shows how to Start a Contribution and register your tool, so that we can create a project area for you.
You’ll need to upload your source code and make any changes by using the Subversion Subversion source code control system. Learn how to use Subversion by watching Using Subversion for Source Code Control.
Using the Rappture Toolkit
If your tool already has a graphical user interface that runs on Linux under X11, then it can be uploaded and deployed in a matter of hours. If not, you’ll need to create an interface for your tool. The easiest way to accomplish this is by using the Rappture Toolkit, which was developed by the NCN specifically for this problem. Rappture works with many programming languages, including MATLAB, Fortran, C/C++, Python, Perl, Tcl/Tk, and Ruby, so you can integrate Rappture calls right into your source code. If you don’t have source code or don’t want to change it, you can keep your program as-is and wrap it up in one of the scripting languages. Watch this tutorial to see how: Add Rappture to Your Software Development. .