Wiki - Install Dependencies

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Windows

  1. Install ⚠️JDK 7 or higher:

    http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/

  2. Download and extract Apache Ant:

    https://ant.apache.org/bindownload.cgi

  3. Setup environment variables JAVA_HOME, PATH, etc:

    • Assume Ant is installed in c:\ant\. The following commands set up the environment:
       set ANT_HOME=c:\ant
       set JAVA_HOME=c:\jdk1.7.0_51
       set PATH=%PATH%;%ANT_HOME%\bin
      

    http://ant.apache.org/manual/install.html#setup

  4. Install NSIS 3.0+:

    http://nsis.sourceforge.net/Download

  5. Install git:

    https://git-scm.com/download/win

Mac

  1. Install command line tools for macOS (installation methods vary)

  2. Install ⚠️JDK 7 or higher via: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/

  3. Install homebrew via:

    ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)"
  4. Install brew dependencies via:

    brew install ant makeself nsis
  5. If you prefer to use a system-installed version of Java, you can use brew install ant --ignore-dependencies

  6. Install git:

    https://git-scm.com/download/mac

Ubuntu

  1. Install AdoptOpenJDK11 via https://adoptopenjdk.net/installation.html#linux-pkg

    • Note: You can use OpenJDK 8+ via apt instead if desired
  2. Install remaining dependencies (ant, nsis, makeself) via:

    sudo apt-get install git ant nsis makeself

Fedora

  1. Install AdoptOpenJDK11 via https://adoptopenjdk.net/installation.html#linux-pkg

    • Note: You can use OpenJDK 8+ via yum instead if desired
  2. Install remaining dependencies (ant, nsis, makeself) via:

    sudo yum install git ant nsis makeself
    

Clone Source Code

  1. Clone the repository:

Compile

  1. See separate compiling tutorial.
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