To install preCICE run
If the chosen prefix points to a system directory, you may have to run
sudo make install.
Testing your installation
To test your installation please run
This will attempt to build our C++ example program against the installed version of the library.
This is commonly known as the smoke test.
If you chose a system directory as installation prefix, then this concludes the preCICE installation and you should have a working installation of preCICE on your system. To use preCICE in your project, see the page Linking to preCICE.
For custom prefixes, the installation needs to be discoverable by the system, which leads us to the final step, finding preCICE.