git clone git://github.com/rcwhaley/math-atlas.gitThis command should create a directory callec math-atlas in the current directory, and math-atlas should contain the files Makefile, extract.c, and README, as well as the directory AtlasBase, which contains all the ATLAS basefiles, and the directory AtlasTest, which contains Antoine's testing scripts.
http://nipy.sourceforge.net/nipy/stable/devel/guidelines/gitwash/for a good discussion of the two primary ways to use git to contribute: (1) submitting patches, or (2) submitting substantial new development with forking and pull requests.
make srcdir=<your chosen directory>
If srcdir is not given, the Makefile creates a directory
TEST in the math-atlas directory (i.e., srcdir
Now, cd to srcdir and issue `make' to build the ATLAS tree, and ./atltar.sh will build the standard ATLAS tarfile from the ATLAS source tree.
Clint Whaley 2012-07-10