BYB Spike Recorder
A neural recording app for the PC and Macs. Runs on Windows, Linux and OSX
To build BYB Spike Recorder follow these steps.
You will have to install SDL 2.0 and SDL_Image 2.0. Please take a look at SDL wiki for instructions: https://wiki.libsdl.org/Installation
The last dependency is libbass which isn’t available as a package in most distributions. Therefore you have to install it manually. To do that, download it from
and unpack it into a temporary directory.
$ mkdir /tmp/bass $ cd /tmp/bass $ unzip ~/path/to/bass24-linux.zip
and copy the library to the system library directory
$ sudo cp x64/libbass.so /usr/lib/
(or on a 32-bit system 'cp libbass.so /usr/lib')
on OS X
$ cd BYB-Neural-Recorder $ make
If everything worked, you can run it by