Large scale simulator of biological retina
INRIA CeCILL C open-source license (2007)
Partially supported by the EC IP project FP6-015879 FACETS
Odyss�e research-team, INRIA Sophia Antipolis - M�diterran�e
retina_package.tar.gz is the archive with Virtual Retina and other required libraries. It also contains the tutorial explaining in details both installation and usage of the software.
A shell comand performs an automatic installation of all libraries. Basic directions are also provided in the tutorial (included in the archive; also available here) for those wishing to perform a custom, manual installation.
A tutorial is available, explaining both installation procedure and usage of the software in detail. Some README files in the archive also contain some information. Typically, the program is called under a LINUX shell, with a syntax that looks like this:
with possible options:
A log file has been created to keep track of the succesive changes in the format required for the XML definition file.
If you want to create a Retina configuration file, you can find a RelaxNG schema of the options you must provide there : retinaSchema.rng.
So you should be able to valide your Retina configuration file with a command like that (xmllint is part of libxml package) :
xmllint your_xml_file.xml --noout --relaxng retinaSchema.rng