First make sure you have Java and Real-time battle installed on your computer, you’ll also need some UNIX compatible operating system. Unpack the genbot.zip archive to any location on your harddrive. Edit the paths specified in runscript and tourfile to suit your system. And voila you’re ready to go.
If you want to change the number of robots in the simulation first set the NR_PARENTS variable to the number of parents you want. Then set the NR_CHILDREN to NR_PARENTS^2+NR_PARENTS.
You can also change the number of generations to simulate by editing the while loop in the shell script