Porting Status

The ROOT system consists of about 650,000 lines of code (550,000 lines C++ and 100,000 lines C). The C language is used in CINT and in pieces of Open Source code that perform specific functions like, terminal I/O handling (Getline), data compression (Zip) and the 3D interactive interface to X/Windows (X3D and OpenInventor).

ROOT is currently running on the following platforms:

ROOT can be compiled without problems by the GNU g++ compiler on most Unix platforms.

Rene Brun, Fons Rademakers
Last update 17/6/2000 by FR