Installing the Simple Build Tool (SBT) on Debian-based Linux Systems
including Ubuntu, Mint

1. Download sbt DEB package from the sbt website

$ wget

2. Install sbt via dpkg

$ sudo dpkg -i sbt.deb

3. Install missing dependencies that caused errors in previous step (Skip if you got no errors)

$ sudo apt-get install -f

4. Dowload and extract ScalaTion

$ wget
$ tar xvfz scalation_1.1.tar.gz

5. Export the SCALATION_CLASSES environment variable to point at class files

// Put this in your ~/.profile file to make it permanent. Then, execute "source ~/.profile" to reflect changes on the current session.

$ export SCALATION_CLASSES=$HOME/scalation_1.1/target/scala-2.11/classes

6. Test SBT installation by compiling ScalaTion

$ cd scalation_1.1
$ sbt compile

Basic SBT configurations are specified in build.sbt.