On this page you will find the source-code of the current version of
libRASCH and RASCHlab. On Linux, the GCC and Qt3 (up to version
0.7) or Qt4 (starting with version 0.8) are used. On Windows,
DevStudio 6 and the MFC is used for versions up to 0.7. Starting
with version 0.8.6, Visual Studio 2008 and Qt4 is used (in the source
distribution you will find a step-by-step description showing how to
build libRASCH on Win32 using Visual Studio 2008,
For the Windows version, a binary distribution is also
To use libRASCH version 0.8 and later on your Windows system, some
DLL's from the Visual
Studio 2008 development system are needed. If you do not have
VS2008 installed on your system, you need to install the missing
DLL's using a program ('vcredist_x86.exe') from Microsoft. You will
find the program at Microsoft
download page for vcredist_x86.exe. There you will find also a
detailed description what the program will install.
!!! In the binary distribution of the 0.7.x versions, the
DLL's of zlib, intl, iconv, libxml2 and libxslt are included. These
DLL's are installed in the system directory without checking
if these DLL's are already installed!!!
!!! In the binary distribution of version 0.8.x and
later, the following DLL's will be installed in the windows
system32 directory: zlib1, intl, iconv, libxml2, libfftw3-3,
QtCore4, QtCored4, QtGui4 and QtGuid4. If you have already one of
these DLL's in your system directory, your DLL's will be not
Before installing the Windows binary distribution, please remove any
previously installed libRASCH versions (if version is below 0.5.3).
(Note: Some plugins are only available in binary form. If you need
one of these plugins, please send me an email (Raphael Schneider).
The installation instructions can be found in the distribution in the file 'INSTALL' or