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Changes between Version 83 and Version 84 of Linux build instructions


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Timestamp:
06/03/13 11:42:42 (11 months ago)
Author:
klaus
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fedora package list, separate headline for 64 bit build info

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     69On Fedora (tested with 17), the following should do: 
     70{{{ 
     71yum install gcc-c++ libcap-devel libcurl-devel libIDL-devel libstdc++-static \ 
     72  libxslt-devel libXmu-devel openssl-devel pam-devel pulseaudio-libs-devel \ 
     73  python-devel qt-devel SDL_ttf-devel SDL-static texlive-latex wine-core \ 
     74  device-mapper-devel wget subversion subversion-gnome kernel-devel \ 
     75  glibc-static zlib-static glibc-devel.i686 libstdc++.i686 libpng-devel 
     76}}} 
     77 
     78To get the beramono.sty LaTeX style which is missing in Fedora (thanks to [http://forums.virtualbox.org/viewtopic.php?f=31&t=35892 Perry]): 
     79{{{ 
     80cd /usr/share/texmf/tex/latex/ 
     81mkdir bera 
     82cd bera/ 
     83wget http://www.tug.org/texlive/devsrc/Master/texmf-dist/tex/latex/bera/beramono.sty 
     84texhash 
     85}}} 
     86 
    6987On Gentoo, the following should do: 
    7088{{{ 
     
    7492 
    7593Note that !VirtualBox makes use of YASM as its assembler which is part of the source repository as the currently available releases of YASM contain various bugs. As soon as a working release becomes officially available, we will add YASM to the list of prerequisites. 
     94 
     95== Special tweaks for 64 bit binaries == 
    7696 
    7797Building on a '''64bit''' host still requires 32bit libraries and build tools as the Guest Additions which are part of the build process are 32bit. Note that on 64bit Ubuntu systems some links to shared libraries are missing. This can be fixed with 

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