Download your favorite Linux distribution at LQ ISO.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!


  Search this Thread
Old 04-14-2005, 01:20 PM   #1
Registered: Apr 2005
Location: Prague, Czech Republic
Distribution: SUSE, Mandrake
Posts: 34

Rep: Reputation: 15
program installation from sourcecode

I would like to ask how can i install software [kopete in this case] from sourcecode.

Old 04-14-2005, 01:30 PM   #2
Registered: Mar 2003
Location: Scotland
Distribution: Slackware, RedHat, Debian
Posts: 12,047

Rep: Reputation: 67
jeremy has written a general overview here:

For full instructions you should really consult the installation instructions for the software you are installing.
Old 04-14-2005, 02:43 PM   #3
LQ Guru
Registered: May 2003
Location: INDIA
Distribution: Ubuntu, Solaris,CentOS
Posts: 5,522

Rep: Reputation: 69
i had written a small tutorial here

and then go to my help pages section and u get pdfs for installation

also as mentioned above u should make a habit of reading the README and the INSTALL file in the code

Old 04-14-2005, 02:48 PM   #4
Registered: Apr 2005
Location: Prague, Czech Republic
Distribution: SUSE, Mandrake
Posts: 34

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 15
Thanx to both of you


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
kopete installation from sourcecode -> ./configure error xelt Linux - Newbie 1 04-15-2005 04:05 AM
Sourcecode freshjada Linux - Software 3 08-11-2004 04:13 PM
Mandrake 9.2 installation program crashes in the final step of the installation iqbala Mandriva 0 12-03-2003 01:59 PM
Sourcecode and Linux OrganicX Linux - General 2 11-04-2002 12:09 PM
Free c++ sourcecode petercool Programming 6 07-18-2002 01:04 AM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:03 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration