- Custom Development
The standard install for Linux development is Ubuntu
16.04 18.04 LTS. This can be downloaded from Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. A virtual machine can be created using VMWare Player. After installing VMWare Player and Ubuntu, You will have to install the following packages to develop software on the VM.
sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install git cmake vim sudo apt-get install gcc g++ sudo apt-get install python
GCC/G++ version for 18.04 defaults to 7. Dephy users are running version 6. To install, perform the following steps.
sudo apt-get install gcc-6 g++-6
The following should be performed to configure Ubuntu for ease of use:
git config --global user.email "firstname.lastname@example.org" git config --global user.name "Your Name"
Download the Qt creator from the web. You can find it here.
Install it by performing the following steps. You will need to create an account on the Qt web site.
pushd ~/Downloads chmod +x qt-unified-linux-x64-3.0.6-online.run ./qt-unified-linux-x64-3.0.6-online.run popd
The installer will download and install the software.