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Installing gpvdm for Linux

Pick your distro:

gpvdm for Fedora Linux download
gpvdm for Ubuntu Linux download
gpvdm for Debian Linux download
gpvdm for Mint Linux download
gpvdm for Opensuse Leap
gpvdm for the Raspbian pi 3.0

Arch AUR

Compile from source

Will gpvdm run distro?
OS version 64 bit Notes
Fedora Yes (tested)
Debian Yes (tested)
Ubuntu Yes (tested)
Arch Yes (tested)
Cent OS No 6.2 does not have python3 and 7.2 does not have pyqt5.
Raspbian for Pi 3 Yes 3D features disabled.

Note: I've decided not to produce 32 bit binaries as not many people download them. There is nothing preventing gpvdm compiling on a 32 bit os though.

Install gpvdm for Windows

To install gpvdm download a copy of the gpvdm installer from below and say yes to all questions:


Full windows instructions can be found here.

Download the documentation

Below you can find a pdf of the manual:


If you would prefer to read the documentation on line you can find it here.

Source code

This can be downloaded from git hub:
source code

Source code documentation

core solver documentation (pdf)
core solver documentation (html)

gui documentation
gui documentation (html)

Bugs/I can't get it to work

If you experience technical problems using gpvdm (i.e. it won't install etc..) please leave a message for me on github here. Or if you prefer drop me an e-mail. I'm very happy to provide help in using gpvdm. There are also a few how to videos dotted around the gpvdm web page that will show you the basics. On the other hand if running simulations is not your thing, I am also more than happy to collaborate with you on modeling data.

Last updated Sun Sep 13 17:43:54 BST 2015

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