Download and use AMPL CPLEX on Ubuntu, and other GNU/Linux distros

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After struggling and searching on Google of a way to get CPLEX solver for AMPL on my Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial.

1- Go to
and download “ampl.gz” and “cplex.gz” then extract both files.
2- Give both of them execution right with “chmod +x ampl cplex” command.
3- Run AMPL by typing “./ampl”
4- on AMPL load your solver by typing: option solver ‘./cplex’
(don’t forget the quotation marks)
5- Load your .mod file, and you’re ready to solve…


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