Govindh Govindh - 2 months ago 9
Linux Question

Package installation in linux/ubuntu

How do you compile and install bless hex editor or any other app without using package managers in linux(eg:aptitude,synaptic etc)?

Answer
  1. Goto http://home.gna.org/bless/downloads.html
  2. Download the source
  3. Extract the tarball by running tar -xf bless-x.x.x.tar.gz & cd into the extracted dir
  4. Install dependencies, (you need Mono >= 1.1.14 and Gtk#2 >= 2.8) visit http://www.mono-project.com/download/ for more details on the installation process
  5. Run ./configure
  6. Run make
  7. Run make install
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