RuleBuilder (current version 2.0.2) is a Java application for visualization of rules written in the BioNetGen language (BNGL).
RuleBuilder is built using Apache Maven and Java v1.6 or greater. Simply navigate to the RuleBuilder root directory and execute
mvn clean compile package
The resulting executable JAR file can be found in the
target/ subdirectory as
This file can be executed from a Unix-like terminal with the command
java -jar RuleBuilder-2.0.2.jar
Alternatively, navigating to the target/ directory and clicking the icon should initialize the program.
Once the program is running, BNGL strings can be written in the text box at the bottom of the GUI, or the user can construct visual representations of BNGL patterns or rules using the buttons at the top of the GUI