Ansoft SpiceLink 5.0 (Maxwell)

Date of last revision: 04/30/2003

Ansoft is a suite of electronic design simulation tools.

Ansoft (Maxwell) help index:


Ansof SpiceLink5.0 is available on Solaris 2.7 and 2.8 running on the UltraSparc family of processors and
HP-UX 11.00 running on the PA-RISC 2.0 family of processors.

If you want to go to hpux11, please type:

rlogin hpux11

If you want to go to Solaris system, please type:

rlogin <any available solaris system, for example dcsol05>


To know what system you are working with, please type:

uname -a       //for all


uname -p       //for process type

uname -p       //for process type

uname -s       //for /the name of the operating system

uname -r       //for the operating system release level



Ansoft (Maxwell) uses standard setup scripts. You must type:

. /etc/profile

setup ansoft-2003.01

See "helpme setup" for information on finding out what versions are available or what to do if the setup statement does not work.

Running Ansoft (Maxwell)

To run the other applications, type:

export DISPLAY=<local hostname or IP>:0.0 (For example, export DISPLAY=


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