The Qbox distribution can be downloaded as a tar file from http://www.qboxcode.org/download
Example Makefiles are available in the build/ directory of the distribution.
The Qbox distribution is also available from the Qbox GitLab server using:
$ git clone http://scherzo.ucdavis.edu/qbox/qbox-public.git
Note: The installation steps are described below for version 1.64.0. Please change the version number accordingly for later versions.
Unpack the Qbox tar file:
$ tar zxf qb-1.64.0.tgz
Identify a file in the build directory that is closest to your platform (e.g. centos7.mk) and create a copy <myplatform>.mk where <myplatform> is any name that identifies the current platform:
$ cd rel1_64_0/src $ cp ../build/centos7.mk <myplatform>.mk
Edit the file <myplatform>.mk to customize for the current platform:
$ vi <myplatform.mk>
$ export TARGET=<myplatform> $ make
The Qbox executable is