Do I need an active Internet connection to install TUMAS?
No. You do not need to have an internet connection in order to run TUMAS.
How do I uninstall TUMAS from my computer?
In Microsoft Windows, if you installed TUMAS using the installer, you can uninstall TUMAS by going to the Add/Remove programs component of your Control panel, selecting TUMAS from the list and clicking on Uninstall.
Do I need to install Java in order to run TUMAS on Windows?
No. If you downloaded the standalone installer of TUMAS for Windows, you do not need to install Java to run TUMAS. This version includes everything it needs to execute TUMAS.
Do you plan to distribute TUMAS as a Linux application?
Yes. We will package TUMAS as a proper Linux application as soon as possible.
Why do I need to install the JDK and not the JRE when running TUMAS on Mac OS X?
This is due to a limitation in the way the JRE works on Mac OS. For some reason of their own, Oracle decided that you cannot call the java interpreter from the command line if only the JRE is installed on this platform. You can only do that if the JDK is installed.
Do you plan to distribute TUMAS as a Mac application?
Yes. We will package TUMAS as a proper Mac app and with a proper DMG installer as soon as possible. When this becomes a reality, you will not need to install the JDK to run TUMAS anymore.
Is it possible to run simulations on Mac OS X?
No. As the MULTIFAN-CL model does not support Apple Mac OS X yet, creating or editing scenarios are disabled when running TUMAS on this platform.
What are the limitations when running TUMAS on Mac OS X?
The main limitation is that you cannot run or edit simulations because the MULTIFAN-CL model does not run on this platform.