How to install Taxi?

Asked by Rune Jensen on 2015-01-03

I'm on Freya. I would like to install Taxi, however no installation instructions are provided?

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2015-01-03
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2016-09-17
Adrian Geuss (adriangeuss) said : #1

Since there is no PPA yet, you first need to pull the source code.

1. Install Bazaar with 'sudo apt-get install bzr'
2. Fetch the repository with 'bzr branch lp:taxi'
3. Install dependency libraries with 'sudo apt-get install libgranite-dev' and 'sudo apt-get install libsoup-gnome2.4-dev'. GTK should be already present.
4. Install Vala programming language with 'sudo apt-get install valac'
5. Run quick_compile.sh in the repo folder.

Kiran Hampal (khampal) said : #2

Instructions are provided in the file called INSTALL. :)

amar (amar) said : #3

Any ppa would be very helpful though.

Sergey (tonkoshkurik) said : #4

~/taxi$ ./quick-compile.sh --install
./quick-compile.sh: line 23: cmake: command not found

beli3ver (beli3ver) said : #5

do

sudo apt-get install build-essential

felansu (gaferran) said : #6

Manual Installation
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$ bzr branch lp:taxi
$ cd taxi
$ mkdir build
$ cd build
$ cmake -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=/usr .. # Adwaita users add -DADWAITA_FIXES=1
$ make
$ sudo make install
$ taxi

This works fine ;)

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