Install VEDA

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1. Install Prerequisites

VEDA depends on following softwares to be installed:

  • Python 2.x
  • glslangValidator

Python 2.x

Python 2.x is required to build native add-ons in VEDA's dependency.
Check the version of your python with python -V.


glslangValidator is used to check GLSL code in VEDA.
Please Install it by following the steps below.


If you are uning macOS, glslangValidator can be installed by homebrew.

brew install glslang

Windows or Linux

If you are uning Windows or Linux, the best way to install glslangValidator is to install Vulkan SDK.
Get the SDK from here:

After that, add installed glslangValidator to your PATH environment variable.
In Windows, glslangValidator will be installed in C:\VulkanSDK\( version )\Bin.

The path of glslangValidator can also be specified in the settings of VEDA.

2. Install VEDA

Then install VEDA from Atom's Settings view or by apm like this:

apm install vedajs

Now VEDA is ready for you!
Read USAGE to learn how to use it.