Cernlib is a set of FORTRAN programs and libraries mainly developed and supported by CERN.


Cernlib releases are installed below /cern/cernlib on the cluster.


PAW was the standard tool for data analysis and plotting before ROOT.

A statically linked copy of pawX11 is included in the cernlib 2003 distribution. It is at:


You can also use the pawX11 in cernlib 2004 that requires To do this, add the directory that contains to you LD_LIBRARY_PATH environment variable (example in BASH):

export LD_LIBRARY_PATH=$LD_LIBRARY_PATH:/cern/cernlib/2004/lib

-- TomRockwell - 16 Jan 2007

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