How To Install Software From Source on Ubuntu

October 22, 2019 Liquid Web

In this video, we follow along with the article titled "How To Install Software From Source on Ubuntu" in the Liquid Web knowledgebase located here: https://www.liquidweb.com/kb/how-to-install-software-from-source-on-ubuntu/

Commands used:
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SOURCE:
apt-get update -y
apt-get install build-essential -y
apt install build-essential dh-autoreconf libcurl4-gnutls-dev libexpat1-dev gettext libz-dev libssl-dev -y
wget https://github.com/git/git/archive/v2.23.0.tar.gz
tar -xvzf v2.23.0.tar.gz
cd git-2.23.0/
make configure
/configure --prefix=/usr
make all
make install
git --version

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.DEB INSTALL
wget http://mirrors.kernel.org/ubuntu/pool/universe/j/jq/jq_1.5+dfsg-2_amd64.deb 
apt-get install libjq1 libc6 -y
dpkg -i jq_1.5+dfsg-2_amd64.deb
dpkg -i jq_1.5+dfsg-2_amd64.deb

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FLATPACK
add-apt-repository ppa:alexlarsson/flatpak -y
apt-get update -y
apt-get install flatpak -y
flatpak --version
flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists flathub https://flathub.org/repo/flathub.flatpakrepo
flatpak search Cowsay
flatpak install Cowsay -y

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