There is the possibility to use a native operating system, for example Ubuntu, which will build the system used here on a virtual machine.
1 Install OS
1.1 Installing Linux VM
Tested with Oracle VM VirtualBox 6.0 and ubuntu-18.04.2 LTS,
The username, epics was used in this installation. Please replace the correct username in this documentation if necessary.
This example creates EPICS in the user home directory. For final installations a more permanent directory like /usr/local or /opt may be desirable.
Learn basic commands for Linux, a free and open-source operating system that you can make changes to and redistribute.
This guide covers basic operations in nano, and is meant to be very concise. For more information about nano check out: https://www.nano-editor.org