After installing the depencies summarized in the appendix C of the User's Guide, you can follow the directions to install Akantu:
- Open a terminal and go to the folder Akantu using the command: > cd akantu
- Create a new folder named build: > mkdir build/
- Go in the build directory: > cd build/
- Configure the installation using cmake: > ccmake .. and then "c" to start the configuration
At this point the terminal will display a list of option that you can install if you want.