What is the procedure for installing IBM ILOG CPLEX Optimization Studio on a Linux or Mac OS machine?
The installer for IBM ILOG CPLEX Optimization Studio is distributed as a .bin file cplex_studioXXX.linux-x86.bin. This installer can be used on both 32-bit and 64-bit Linux platforms. .bin files are Linux self extracting files. The procedure is similar on a Mac OS platform. Once you download the installer, follow the steps below:
- Make sure the .bin file is executable. If necessary, change its permission using the chmod command from the directory where the .bin is located:
chmod +x cplex_studioXXX.linux-x86.bin
- Enter the following command to start the installation process:
Note: The XXX in the cplex_studioXXX.linux-x86.bin installer stands for the version number.
Refer to Product Downloads to obtain the instructions on how to download the IBM ILOG CPLEX Optimization Studio installer.