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Helper applications

  The installer of spock should also see $SPOCK/bin/README, to determine if any of the supplied helper scripts need to be modified.

Spock interacts with a large number of external programs. Most of these programs are freely available from other sources, at least to academic users. If copies of these programs are not already in the default path, $SPOCK/bin is a good place to copy them. If they are not in the default path, or in this directory, spock will not be able to find them and thus will lose functionality.

The accessory programs spock may launch are:

Spock can read some of the output of the following programs, but they are not launched from spock.

Finally, these programs may be useful in conjunction with spock, but spock is not designed to directly interact with these programs


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Jon Christopher
Tue Sep 14 16:44:48 CDT 1999