Stencil Installation

Downloading Stencil:

You can download the most current source distribution of stencil from

Unpacking Stencil:

To unpack the distribution, copy the file to a location on your machine that you have access to and execute the following commands:

This will create a stencil-X.XX directory. Change directories into that directory.

Compiling Stencil:

To compile Stencil, read the INSTALL file, then execute the following commands:

Stencil should compile and function on unix-based systems using the GNU development system. Other compilers may work too but have not been tested on the current version.

Installing Stencil:

To install Stencil, become root and execute:

By default, everything is installed under /usr/local/firstworks.

To uninstall Stencil, become root and execute: