Getting and building the source
Clone this wiki locally
To check out the latest (master) version from GitHub:
$ git clone git://github.com/cappuccino/cappuccino.git
Cappuccino requires a 'bootstrapping' process, using tools to build the Framework itself. These tools are available in the Cappuccino Base repository, but there is no need to check this out directly. Instead, the
bootstrap.sh script will download and install all the necessary components to build the Framework.
To run the bootstrap process:
$ cd [cappuccino source directory] $ ./bootstrap.sh
You may be prompted to change or add some environment variables in your shell profile. Note for Linux users: The
narwhal-jsc compiler is not yet compatible with Linux, so you will need to run with the
Once the bootstrap process is complete you will be able to run
$ jake install
This will build and install the Cappuccino frameworks.
Once built, you will be able to create new Cappuccino projects with the capp command.