kim-api-v1.7.3 released — new `configure` script and other minor improvements


The KIM development team is pleased to announce the release of version 1.7.3 of the KIM application programming interface (API). This release includes a new configure script to customize installations for specific systems, other minor improvements to the installation process, and bug fixes.

Version 1.7.3 includes the following changes:

  • Added a `configure' script for setting up Makefile.KIM_Config

  • Added support for environment-variable-collection

  • Added support for user_config_file_dir_name setting

  • Documentation update/improvements

  • Minor improvements to error messages

  • Added `make add-OpenKIM' feature

  • Added `make help' feature

  • Added release dates to NEWS file

  • Bug fixes