How to install MeloSpyGUI (Mac OSX)¶
Simply follow these steps¶
After you downloaded the latest version of the MeloSpyGUI (
MeloSpyGUI_V_[X.X].zip(here), open the
Finderapplication under Mac OSX (You can start the
Finderapplication for instance by pressing cmd + space on your keyboard to open
Spotlightand then simply type ‘’Finder’’).
Browse to your Download folder (this is usually
Unzip the file
MeloSpySuiteGUI_V_[X.X].zipby double-clicking on it. This will create a folder
MeloSpyGUI_V_[X.X]in your Downloads folder.
Feel free to move the MeloSpyGUI folder to any other place on your hard drive.
After unzipping, the following folder structure should be found in your installation directory:
../MeloSpyGUI_V_[X.X]/ bin db features results README.txt
README.txtfile contains more information on how to install / use the MeloSpyGUI
binsubfolder contains the main program excecutable mss_gui -> just double-click on it to start the MeloSpyGUI
dbsubfolder contains the 2 files
esac.dbwhich contains the Weimar Jazz Database and a version of the well-known Essen Folk Song Collection. Both files are SQLITE3 databases.
featuressubfolder contains all available features
resultsfolder is empty but will be filled with results when you’re using the MeloSpySuite GUI.