QUCS on Puppy Linux  Last Revised 3-2011

RF/Microwave Simulator for Puppy Linux* .
 Current version (Qucs-0.0.16) was compiled from source for Puppy Linux (.pet package).
(Versions below good for 2.16-5+) . 
Note: Qucs is  running  fine on Puppy 4.3.1 (also 4.3.2 from ttuuxx)
         To download Puppy 4.3.1 (from repo) pup-431.iso

Also works on Quirky, Lucid, and SlackPup with Mesa library (see Note 5 below)

qucs-0.0.16-i486.pet includes
ASCO Optimizer version 0.4.7 PLUS example schematics .

Newest Version:

Directions for qucs-0.0.16-i486:

HINTS: Depending on your Browser, try right click>"Save Link Target As..."  then direct it to your Downloads Directory
            Also, seems to install with fewer problems if you download to /(root) directory and install from there instead.

1) Install qt-3.3.8.pet first. That's in the ftp://ibiblio.org  repository (from repo): qt-3.3.8.pet
2) Reboot Computer.
3) Download qucs-0.0.16-i486.pet 
      Found Here:  qucs-0.0.16-i486.pet
4) Install qucs-0.0.16-i486.pet, restart JWM (Joe's Window Manager), and you should be good to go.
     For qucs examples, "File>Open, look for qucs-0.0.16-i486_examples".
5) Are you running Puppy 5.0 series (as in Quirky 1.0+,Lucid 5.0+, or SlackPup 0.1+) ?
    You may need the mesa library: mesa-7.6-q1.pet

The Archives: If for some odd reason you need to run the previous versions......

Follow the above instructions and substitute these previous versions for the current ones above.

Qucs/Asco 0.0.15 qt-3.3.8.pet

Qucs/Asco 0.0.14 qt-3.3.8.pet

Qucs/Asco 0.0.13 qt-3.3.8.pet

Qucs/Asco 0.0.12 qt-3.3.6.pet


  Puppy Linux

Find information and download this excellent Linux distribution (distro) by Barry Kauler,
This small distro runs efficiently on many old PC's right up to present day PC's.
The Puppy Linux Forum is a great support community.
Thanks to 'muggins' who helped me compile qucs!

73's , WN2A