===== How to compile the MagiChat GUI Client in Linux Mint 18.3 ===== This guide is for Linux Mint 18.3, but should be applicable to any debian or ubuntu based distro. Other distros will need to use their own packages for dependencies. ==== Step 1. Install Pre-requisits ==== sudo apt-get install build-essential qt5-default liblua5.3-dev git ==== Step 2. Clone the repository ==== git clone https://gitlab.com/magickabbs/MagiChatClient/ ==== Step 4. Compile ==== cd MagiChatClient qmake make ==== Step 5. Install (Optional) ==== You may now copy the MagiChat_Client executable to /usr/local/bin if you wish (or somewhere else in your path.) There is also an icon you can create a desktop entry if you wish. Otherwise, just run ./MagiChat_Client. .