File Overview


File Overview

This section briefly describes the purposes of the more important files in the Gurobi distribution. Note that the list below may not precisely agree with your installation. We've omitted a few less important files. In addition, a few file names depend on the exact version of the Gurobi optimizer that you installed.

The following files and directories are created in your installation directory (typically /Library/gurobi650/mac64):

  • EULA.pdf - Gurobi End User License Agreement - PDF format
  • ReleaseNotes.html - release notes
  • bin
    • grb_rs - Gurobi Remote Services executable
    • grb_rsw - Gurobi Remote Services executable
    • grb_ts - Gurobi Token Server executable
    • grbgetkey - retrieves your Gurobi license key from the Gurobi key server
    • grbprobe - probes system details (typically not used)
    • grbtune - parameter tuning tool
    • gurobi.env - sample parameter initialization file
    • gurobi.sh - starts the Gurobi interactive shell
    • gurobi_cl - simple command-line binary
  • docs
    • examples - Example Tour - HTML (open index.html in this directory)
    • examples.pdf - Example Tour - PDF
    • quickstart - Quick Start guide - HTML (open index.html in this directory)
    • quickstart.pdf - Quick Start guide - PDF
    • refman - Reference Manual - HTML (open index.html in this directory)
    • refman.pdf - Reference Manual - PDF
  • examples
    • build - Makefile for C, C++, Java, and Python examples
    • c - source code for C examples
    • c# - source code for C# examples (for Windows)
    • c++ - source code for C++ examples
    • data - data files for examples
    • java - source code for Java examples
    • matlab - source code for MATLAB examples
    • python - source code for Python examples
    • R - source code for R examples
    • vb - source code for Visual Basic examples (for Windows)
  • include
    • gurobi_c.h - C include file
    • gurobi_c++.h - C++ include file
  • lib
    • gurobi.jar - Java interface
    • gurobi.py - Python startup file
    • gurobipy - Python files used by the interactive shell and the Python interface (no need to look inside this directory)
    • libGurobiJni65.jnilib - Java JNI wrapper
    • libgurobi65.so - Gurobi native library (used by all interfaces)
    • libgurobi_c++.a - C++ interface (symbolic link)
    • libgurobi_g++4.2.a - C++ interface
  • matlab - Gurobi MATLAB interface
  • R - R Gurobi package
  • setup.py - Python setup file - used by the installer to install the gurobipy module into your Python environment
  • src
    • build - Makefile for Gurobi C++ interface
    • cpp - Source for Gurobi C++ interface