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Install GPT

Note: You would need to be logged on as root for this installtion

Download GPT version 2.2.9 using (current version is 3.0.1 but doesn't build correctly on all systems)

      % wget http://www-unix.globus.org/ftppub/gt2/2.4/2.4.0/gpt/gpt-2.2.9-src.tar.gz

2. Create directories for gpt and globus (/usr/local/gpt and /usr/local/globus are used for examples)

% mkdir /usr/local/gpt % mkdir /usr/local/globus

 3. Set GPT_LOCATION and GLOBUS_LOCATION in your environment variable, E.g.
    {csh} % setenv GPT_LOCATION /usr/local/gpt
    {csh} % setenv GLOBUS_LOCATION /usr/local/globus
    {bash} % export GPT_LOCATION=/usr/local/gpt
    {bash} % export GLOBUS_LOCATION=/usr/local/globus
 4. Untar the downloaded package
    % tar zxvf gpt-2.2.9-src.tar.gz
 5. Change into the gpt directory and build
    % cd gpt-2.2.9
    % ./build_gpt