Step By Step Guide to Build Monero in Ubuntu – Latest version above 0.12
Building latest version of Monero is getting a bit tuff and many errors occur on the go. This article explains to Build Monero in Ubuntu. Please follow each step since missing a package may lead to an error.
This article assumes that you are using ubuntu 16.04 , well most of the step will even work for ubuntu 14 , but you will have to compile certain packages to Build Monero in Ubuntu.
If its a fresh installation of Ubuntu please execute following commands
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install build-essential
1. Step 1 Install cmake to Build Monero in Ubuntu
Here you should build cmake from source simple reason is version if you install the camke via command “sudo apt-get install cmake” version 3.5 will be installed which throws error while compiling monero. Best way would be to install cmake version atleast 3.10.1 , below commands will help you with installation of cmake version 3.10.1 .
tar -xvzf cmake-3.10.1.tar.gz
sudo make install
sudo update-alternatives –install /usr/bin/cmake cmake /usr/local/bin/cmake 1 –force
2. Step 2 Install dependencies to Build Monero in Ubuntu
To build monero some packages are required , this packages mostly inlcue boost , ssl etc. Below command will install all the required dependencies for Boost.
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sudo apt-get install pkg-config libboost-all-dev libssl-dev libzmq3-dev libunbound-dev libsodium-dev libminiupnpc-dev libunwind8-dev liblzma-dev libreadline6-dev libldns-dev libgtest-dev doxygen graphviz libpcsclite-dev
3. Step 3 , Clone the repository of Monero recursively
This is most important and it has to be done in right way. I got stuck for 2 days because of this. You should clone the repository recursively , other wise all the files won’t be getting downloaded you will face many issues again and again , mostly like undefined reference to
explicit_bzero' , undefined reference to memset_s’ or undefined reference to `pthread_create’.
Best way to avoid any such error is to clone the repository recursively using this command.
git clone –recursive https://github.com/monero-project/monero.git
4. Step 4 , Clone the repository of Monero recursively
Now the final make command , go to directory of monero and fire the make command , it will stall building , its gonna take some time so just be patience. Use the following commands
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