The sketcher repository contains a 3D Scene Description Translator as well as a Python script based on sketch4latex to generate a vector-based (PDF) unit cell representation for a given lattice orientation.
- First clone the sketcher repository
git clone firstname.lastname@example.org:metal/sketcher.git
- unpack the sketch source
tar xvzf sketch-0.3.7tight.tar.gz
- compile sketch
cd sketch-0.3.7tight; make
- install sketch into your PATH
sudo cp sketch /usr/local/bin
- create a symbolic link from a location in your PATH (e.g.