Commit c2e63cca authored by Romain Pacanowski's avatar Romain Pacanowski Committed by Ludovic Courtès

added more information regarding the packages on MacOS and also a note...

added more information regarding the packages on MacOS and also a note regarding Ceres on Linux platforms
parent a49151c4
......@@ -41,13 +41,13 @@ Optional dependencies that will allow more plugins to be built include:
+ the [CERES][ceres] solver library, for \ref nonlinear_fitter_ceres;
+ the [OpenEXR][openexr] high-dynamic range file format library
(<tt>libopenexr-dev</tt> on Debian and derivatives);
(<tt>libopenexr-dev</tt> on Debian and derivatives, <tt>openexr</tt> for <a href="http://www.macports.org/">MacPorts</a> and <a href="http://brew.sh/">Homebrew</a>);
+ [CGAL][cgal], for some plugins (<tt>libcgal-dev</tt> on Debian and
derivatives);
+ [libFLANN][flann], for the \ref data_interpolant plugin
(<tt>libflann-dev</tt> on Debian and derivatives);
(<tt>libflann-dev</tt> on Debian and derivatives, <tt>flann</tt> for <a href="http://www.macports.org/">MacPorts</a> and <a href="http://brew.sh/">Homebrew</a>);
+ [MATLAB][matlab] with the Engine library, for some plugins.
......@@ -55,6 +55,14 @@ For your convenience, some of these dependencies are shipped with ALTA,
as noted above. Others are automatically downloaded unless
<tt>--no-externals</tt> is passed to <tt>scons</tt> (see below.)
#### Note for Ceres installation for Debian/Ubuntu distribution
To improve the numerical stability of the different solvers, it is highly recommended to install the following packages:
+ <tt>libatlas-base-dev</tt>
+ <tt>libsuitesparse-dev</tt>
## Portability
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