Brion  1.6.0
The Blue Brain C++ I/O library
Brion Documentation

Table of Contents

Introduction

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Welcome to Brion, a C++ library for read and write access to Blue Brain data structures, including BlueConfig/CircuitConfig, Circuit, CompartmentReport, Mesh, Morphology, Synapse and Target files.

Brion can be retrieved by cloning the source code. The latest API documentation can be found on bluebrain.github.io.

To keep track of the changes between releases check the changelog.

Features

Brion provides the following major features:

Building

Brion is a cross-platform library, designed to run on any modern operating system, including all Unix variants. Brion uses CMake to create a platform-specific build environment. The following platforms and build environments are tested:

  • Linux: Ubuntu 14.04 and RHEL 6 (Makefile, i386, x64)

Building from source is as simple as:

git clone https://github.com/BlueBrain/Brion.git
mkdir Brion/build
cd Brion/build
cmake ..
make