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47  \subsection{Stand-alone bundle}\label{sec:standalonelinux}  \subsection{Stand-alone bundle}\label{sec:standalonelinux}
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49  If there is no package available for your distribution download the generic \linux bundle and decompress it:  If there is no package available for your distribution, you may be able to use one of our stand alone bundles.
50    These come in two parts: escript itself (\filename{escript_3.0_i386.tar.bz2}) and a group of required programs (\filename{escript-support_3.0_i386.tar.bz2}). For $64$-bit Intel and Amd processors substitute \texttt{amd64} for \texttt{i386}.
51  \begin{shellCode}  \begin{shellCode}
52  tar -xjf escript.tar.bz2  tar -xjf escript-support_3.0_i386.tar.bz2
53    tar -xjf escript_3.0_i386.tar.bz2
54  \end{shellCode}  \end{shellCode}
55  This will produce a directory called \filename{stand} which contains a stand-alone version of \esfinley and its dependencies.  This will produce a directory called \filename{stand} which contains a stand-alone version of \esfinley and its dependencies.
56  You can rename or move it as is convenient to you, no installation is required.  You can rename or move it as is convenient to you, no installation is required.
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59  stand/escript.d/bin/escript  stand/escript.d/bin/escript
60  \end{shellCode}  \end{shellCode}
61  This should give you a normal python shell.  This should give you a normal python shell.
62  If you wish to save on typing you can add \filename{x/escript.d/bin} to your \texttt{PATH} variable (where x is the absolute path to your install).  If you wish to save on typing you can add \filename{x/stand/escript.d/bin}\footnote{or whatever you renamed \texttt{stand} to.} to your \texttt{PATH} variable (where x is the absolute path to your install).
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