Expert Installation Options for IPOPT

The configuration script and Makefiles in the IPOPT distribution have been created using GNU's autoconf and automake. They attempt to automatically adapt the compiler settings etc. to the system they are running on. We tested the provided scripts for a number of different machines, operating systems and compilers, but you might run into a situation where the default setting does not work, or where you need to change the settings to fit your particular environment.

In general, you can see the list of options and variables that can be set for the configure script by typing configure --help. Also, the generic COIN-OR help pages are a valuable resource of information:

Below a few particular options are discussed:


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