3. Installation

3.1. Windows Platform

Installation on Windows is pretty straightforward, just launch sIBL_GUI.exe. In order to support third party images formats through FreeImage you may need to install Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable Package (x64).

3.2. Mac Os X Platform

Open sIBL_GUI.dmg and drag sIBL_GUI 4.app into the Application directory.

3.3. Linux Platform

sIBL_GUI 4 is currently not built on Linux because of several issues.

The following dependencies are needed:

To install sIBL_GUI from the Python Package Index you can issue this command in a shell:

pip install sIBL_GUI

or this alternative command:

easy install sIBL_GUI

Templates are not included by default and can be downloaded from sIBL_GUI_Templates repository.

If you want to support third party images formats through FreeImage, you will need to recompile FreeImage with the following patch over it:

You can also directly install from Github source repository:

git clone git://github.com/KelSolaar/sIBL_GUI.git
python setup.py install

If you want to build the documentation you will also need: